Mr. Antholis held a Bachelors Degree in economics from the University of Maryland (1959), a Juris Doctor Degree from Georgetown University Law School (1962), and a Masters in Law Degree (Taxation) from New York University Law School (1969). He was admitted to the Bar of the District of Columbia in 1962, the State of New York (1967) and the State of New Jersey (1972). Mr. Antholis was also admitted to practice before the United States Tax Court (1967); the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York (1968); the United States District Court of the District of New Jersey (1972); the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit (1974); and the Supreme Court of the United States (1968).
While serving with the Regional Counsel’s Office of the Internal Revenue Service, Mr. Antholis tried and briefed more than twenty cases to conclusion; and since entering private practice in 1968, has been involved in conducting over forty cases in State and Federal Courts, and arguing appeals in the United States Courts of Appeal in the 2nd, 3rd and 5th Circuits. Mr. Antholis also tried cases before the United States Tax Court as Petitioner’s Counsel; and before the Tax Court of New Jersey as Plaintiff’s Counsel, and argued cases before the Appellate Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey.
Mr. Antholis served as District Governor of the Fifth District and Supreme Counselor for the American Hellenic Educational Association; as General Counsel to Salaam Temple of the Shriners of North America; General Counsel and Trustee to the Fifth District Ahepa Cancer Research Foundation, Inc.
Mr. Antholis also served as President of the Parish Council for the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church of Westfield, New Jersey, and as President of Greek Orthodox Churches of the Diocese of New Jersey. He lectured on a number of panels including the Practicing Law Institute in New York City; and over the years authored several articles relating to tax issues.
Mr. Antholis was the founder Past President and trustee of the Hellenic American Bar Association of New Jersey.