Paul L. Caron

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Death Of David Tillinghast (Baker & McKenzie, NYU)

TillinghastNew York Times, Obituary:

David R. Tillinghast, distinguished international tax lawyer of New York City, died on August 15, 2018. He was 88 years of age. Survived by his wife, Lisa Sewell Tillinghast (nee Mellion), step-son, Greg Sewell, daughter, Lauren Sewell Tillinghast, son-in-law, Stephen Wessley, and, grandson, Barrett Sewell. He was the first Special Treasury Assistant for International Affairs from 1962-1965. From 1999 until 2012 he was Partner, later Of Counsel, at Baker & McKenzie's New York office. In 1996, the New York University International Law School established an annual lecture series in his name. David will be missed by his family, friends, colleagues, and, many mentees.

(Hat Tip: Bert Lazerow.)

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