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Timothy Shaler Williams

Timothy Shaler Williams, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1957, New York 1962. Fulbright fellow, 1957-1960.


  • Williams, Timothy Shaler was born on July 2, 1928 in Brooklyn. Son of Herbert Howard and Marion (Reese) Williams.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cornell University, 1951. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard University, 1957. Postgraduate, Kyoto University, Japan, 1959.


    • Graduate fellow Japanese-American Program cooperation in Legal Studies, 1957-1961. Associate firm Nattier & Anderson, New York City, 1961-1963. Partner James B. Anderson, 1963-1968.

      Senior counsel Far East ITT Corporation, 1969-1970. Secretary, general counsel ITT Rayonier Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, 1971-1985, vice president, 1976-1985. Consultant Far Eastern commercial matters, since 1985.

      Research fellow Parker School Comparative Law, Columbia University, 1962-1963. Lecturer law Columbia Law School, 1963-1968.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1957, New York 1962.


    • Member editorial board: Law in Japan, 1966-1969.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Board directors Staten Island Mental Health Society, 1964-1969. Served with Army of the United States, 1951-1953. Member New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Northwest Pulp and Paper Association (trustee 1975-1979, president 1977-1979), New York State Forest Owners Association (board directors 1987-1988).


    • Married Sally Williamson, February 23, 1952 (divorced 1967). Children: Keiko, Timothy Shaler. Married Rosemary Beeching Turvey, April 26, 1968 (deceased 1996).

      Children: Mari, Samuel, Jonathan, James, Carolyn. Married Joanna MacLeod Sawyer, May 1, 1998.
    • father: Herbert Howard Williams
    • mother: Marion (Reese) Williams
    • spouses: Sally Williamson
    • Rosemary Beeching Turvey
    • Joanna MacLeod Sawyer
    • children: Keiko Williams
    • Timothy Shaler Williams
    • Mari Williams
    • Samuel Williams
    • Jonathan Williams
    • James Williams
    • Carolyn Williams
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    Born July 2, 1928