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Theodore McCoy Forbes

Theodore McCoy Forbes, American arbitrator, mediator, retired lawyer. Bar: Georgia, 1952, District of Columbia 1973, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981.

Background

  • Forbes, Theodore McCoy was born on October 28, 1929 in Atlanta. Son of Theodore M. and Mary Beatrice (Christie) Forbes.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1953.

    Career

    • Instructor Culver (Indiana) Summer Naval School, 1950. From associate to partner Smith, Gambrell & Russell, and predecessor firms, Atlanta, 1953—1958, partner, 1958-1991. Solo practice, 1992-1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Georgia, 1952, District of Columbia 1973, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981.

    Membership

    Board directors Travelers Aid Society, Atlanta, 1974-1990, president, 1975-1976, 86-89. Board directors, corporation secretary Shepherd Spinal Center, Atlanta, 1975-1995. Board directors Georgia Fund for Education, 1986-1989.

    Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1950-1962. Fellow Georgia Bar Foundation. Member Atlanta Bar Association, State Bar Georgia (emeritus), Georgia C. of Chamber (board directors 1986-1995), Capital City Club (life).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, american history, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Paty, December 12, 1953. Children: Theodore McCoy, Margaret Paty.
    • father: Theodore M. Forbes
    • mother: Mary Beatrice (Christie) Forbes
    • spouse: Margaret Paty
    • children: Theodore McCoy Forbes
    • Margaret Paty Forbes
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