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Emmett George Smith

Emmett George Smith, lawyer, business executive. Bar: New York 1956, Texas 1976. Trustee Catholic Foundation; Member of American Bar Association (corporate business & banking section committee corporate law departments), State Bar Texas (chairman corporate Counsel Section 1984-1985), Dallas Bar. Association, New York State, Dallas Club, Bent Tree Country Club.

Background

  • Smith, Emmett George was born on August 2, 1928 in Glens Falls, New York, United States. Son of George Lester and Mae Julia (O'Connell) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, Fordham University, 1953. Juris Doctor, Fordham University, 1956. Master of Arts in Economics, New York City, 1959.

    Career

    • Attorney Union Carbide Corporation, New York City, 1956—1967. Assistant secretary, assistant general counsel Xerox Corporation, Stamford, Connecticut, 1967—1975. Senior vice president, general counsel, secretary Ling-Temco-Vought Corporation, Dallas, since 1975.

      Served with Signal Corps. United States Army, 1947-1948.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1956, Texas 1976.

    Membership

    Trustee Catholic Foundation. Member of American Bar Association (corporate business & banking section committee corporate law departments), State Bar Texas (chairman corporate Counsel Section 1984-1985), Dallas Bar. Association, New York State, Dallas Club, Bent Tree Country Club.

    Connections

    • Married Therese Marie Deschambault, December 28, 1950. Children: Mark Christopher, Laura Ann, Claire Louise, Lydia Margaret.
    • father: George Lester Smith
    • mother: Mae Julia (O'Connell) Smith
    • spouse: Therese Marie Deschambault
    • children: Mark Christopher Smith
    • Laura Ann Smith
    • Claire Louise Smith
    • Lydia Margaret Smith
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