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Donald Hugh Green

Donald Hugh Green, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1956, New York 1957, District of Columbia 1960. Decorated Legion of Merit.

Background

  • Green, Donald Hugh was born on May 26, 1929 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Son of Mortimer Jordan and Edna (Reinherz) Green.

  • Education

    • AB, Syracuse University, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1954.

    Career

    • Attorney Office of Legal Counsel, United States Department Justice, Washington, 1958-1960, attorney civil division, 1960-1961. Associate Bergson & Borkland, 1961-1965. Partner Wald, Harkrader & Ross, 1966-1987.

      Vice chairman executive committee managing partner, of counsel Pepper, Hamilton LLP, since 1987, member executive committee, managing partner District of Columbia office, 1995—2000. Member faculty curriculum committee Legal Education Institute, United States Department Justice, Washington, 1985-1992. Lecturer Georgetown Law Center, Washington, since 1981, various symposia District of Columbia Bar.

      Adjunct professor Georgetown Law Center, 1992-1903. Appointed defense advisory committee on women in the services Secretary of Defense, 1999, executive committee 1999-1901.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1956, New York 1957, District of Columbia 1960.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member, chairman trustees Cedar Lane Unitarian Church, Bethesda, 1972-1975. Coxswain United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, since 2001. Colonel United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1954-1985.

    Member American Bar Association, International Association Women Judges (member board managing trustees since 2002), Federal Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, Joint Services Committee on Professional Ethics, National Panel Arbitrators, Federal American Inn of Court (president 1994-1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, boating, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Carol Margaret Medsger, September 20, 1960. Children: Michael, Margaret, Matthew, Mark.
    • father: Mortimer Jordan Green
    • mother: Edna (Reinherz) Green
    • spouse: Carol Margaret Medsger
    • children: Michael Green
    • Margaret Green
    • Matthew Green
    • Mark Green
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