by Omar Tanti
Posted on April 30, 2015
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Mr. Halpern is a Dallas-based attorney with more than 20 years legal experience in domestic and international business transactions, tax, nonprofit and regulatory matters. Mr. Halpern received his J.D. (with honors) from the University of Texas and his B.A. (magna cum laude) from Duke University.
Mr. Halpern is the former General Counsel and Vice President of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, a nonprofit corporation with annual revenues in excess of $300 million. Mr. Halpern was responsible for all legal issues for Komen and its affiliates in more than 120 cities across the U.S. and three foreign countries. In addition, Mr.Halpern was responsible for Komen’s international operations, including establishing and developing an international affiliate network and expanding the Komen Race for the Cure® Series overseas.
Prior to joining Komen, Mr. Halpern was a partner with Strasburger & Price, L.L.P, a full service law firm with more than 175 attorneys in 8 offices. Among other professional distinctions, Mr. Halpern is a past Chairman of the International Law Section of the
State Bar of Texas.