Theodore L. Craft

Theodore L. Craft

Principal since 1985
Location:
Melrose, Massachusetts
Phone:
781-665-6872
800-481-8209
Fax:
781-662-2430
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Taxation Law
  • Tax

Litigation Percentage

  • 60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Taxation Law, Harvard Law School Program of Instruction for Lawyers (1979 & 1980)

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1971
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1974
  • U.S. District Court District of Vermont, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 1974
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1974
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1976
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1973

Education

  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • LL.M. - 1974
    • Honors: Degree Program Completed at Georgetown Law Center, Washington, D.C.
    • Major: Taxation
  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1971
    • Law Review: Suffolk University Law Review, Editor, 1970 - 1971
  • Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts
    • B.A. - 1968
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • National Institute of Trial Advocacy
    • Diploma - 1998

Published Works

  • "Policy Shift in Tax Litigation", Boston Bar Journal, Vol 41, No. 2, 1997
  • "Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Tax Exempt Organizations and Private Foundations", MCLE, 89-121, 1989

Representative Clients

  • Businesses & Individuals Who's Identities are Confidential

References

  • Upon Request

Classes/Seminars

  • Lecturer, Taxation Law, Suffolk University, 1980 - 1982
  • Tax Law Panels & Seminars, Boston & Massachusetts Bar Associations

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Boston Bar Association, Member, Tax & Litigation Sections
  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member, Tax & Litigation Sections
  • American Bar Association, Member, Tax & Litigation Sections
  • Massachusetts Department of Revenue, Member, Practitioner Liaison Committee

Past Employment Positions

  • U.S. Dept. of Treasury, Office of Chief Counsel, Internal Revenue Service, Attorney, Tax Court Litigation, Criminal Tax, 1973 - 1985
  • U.S. Dept. of Justice, Tax Division, Trial Liaison, Tax Refund Litigation, 1973 - 1977
  • U.S. Dept. of Justice, Tax Division, Training Program, Attorney, 1977

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Nu Phi Kappa