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J. Speed Carroll

J. Speed Carroll, American lawyer, consultant, corporate financial executive, writer. Bar: New York 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, Japan (foreign legal consultant) 1993-1995. Knox fellow Harvard University, 1962-1963.

Background

  • Carroll, J. Speed was born on April 23, 1936 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Son of Horace Bailey and Mary Joe (Durning) Carroll.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Texas, 1957. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard University, 1962.

    Career

    • Associate Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York City and Paris, 1963-1970, partner New York City, London, Tokyo, 1971-1997, counsel, 1997—2002. Managing director, general council EMP Global, Washington, since 1997. Consultant foreign law Nagashima & Ohno, Tokyo, 1964-1965.

      Instructor International Law Institute, Washington, 1973-1983. Board directors Mitsubishi Trust and Banking Corporation, United States of America, New York City, Standard Infrastructure Fund Managers (Africa) Ltd., Mauritius.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, Japan (foreign legal consultant) 1993-1995.

    Works

    • Contributor chapters to books and articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Council on Foreign Relations, New York City, since 1973. Trustee Parker School International and Comparative Law Columbia University, since 1992, French Institute/Alliance Francaise, New York City, since 2004. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1957-1959.

    Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Martha Coleman Huff, April 12, 1957. 1 child, Charles Durning.
    • father: Horace Bailey Carroll
    • mother: Mary Joe (Durning) Carroll
    • spouse: Martha Coleman Huff
    • child: Charles Durning Carroll
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    Born April 23, 1936
    Nationality
    • 1957
      University Texas
    • 1962
      Harvard University
    • 1963 - 1970
      Associate, Cleary
    • 1997
      managing director
      Washington, United States

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