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Richard Crawford Pugh

Richard Crawford Pugh, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1958. Rhodes scholar, 1951-1953. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, American College Tax Counsel, International Fiscal Association (president United States branch 1978-1979).

Background

  • Pugh, Richard Crawford was born on April 28, 1929 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William and Myrtle Pugh.

  • Education

    • AB summa cum laude, Dartmouth College, 1951. Bachelor in Jurisprudence, Oxford University, England, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate firm Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York City, 1958—1961, partner, 1969—1989. Distinguished professor law University San Diego, 1989—2009, university professor, 1998—1999, distinguished professor law emeritus, since 2010. Member faculty Law School Columbia University, 1961-1989, professor, 1964-1969, adjunct professor, 1969-1989.

      Lecturer Columbia-Amsterdam-Leyden (Netherlands) summer program American law, 1963, 79. Deputy assistant attorney general tax division United States Department Justice, 1966-1968. Consultant fiscal and finance branch United Nations Secretariat, 1962, 64.

      With United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1956.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1958.

    Works

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, American College Tax Counsel, International Fiscal Association (president United States branch 1978-1979).

    Connections

    • Married Nanette Bannen, February 27, 1954. Children: Richard Crawford, Andrew Lembert, Catherine Elizabeth.
    • father: William Pugh
    • mother: Myrtle Pugh
    • spouse: Nanette Bannen
    • children: Richard Crawford Pugh
    • Andrew Lembert Pugh
    • Catherine Elizabeth Pugh
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