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Carol McCormick Crosswell

Carol McCormick Crosswell, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1948, District of Columbia 1953, Florida 1967.


  • Crosswell, Carol McCormick was born on December 21, 1928 in Buffalo. Daughter of Albert L.L. and Helen (McDowell) McCormick.

  • Education

    • Student, Radcliffe College. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, University Buffalo, 1948. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1960.

      Postgraduate, Harvard University School International Law, 1961.


    • Member legal staff United Nations, 1948—1951. Private practice New York City, since 1950, Palm Beach, Florida, since 1967. Member firm Weidon and Crosswell, 1950—1966, Winkle Sims Kenny & Crosswell, since 1979.

      Member United States Government Psychological Strategy Board, 1951—1953. United States delegate Inter American Council Jurists, Santiago, Chile, 1960. Professor international business transactions Nova Law School.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1948, District of Columbia 1953, Florida 1967.


    • Author: Protection of International Personnel, 1956, Financing Foreign Investment, 1962, International Business Techniques, 1963, International Business Law and Knowhow, 1980.


    Member Florida Marine Commission, since 1968. Board directors Junior League, Millard Fillmore Hospital, Buffalo, Save Children Federation, Gebbie Foundation Institute, Nova University Law Center. Member of Fellows Harvard, Society Women Geographers, Royal Canada Yacht Club (Toronto, Ontario), Beach Club (Palm Beach, Florida), Sail Fish Club, Palm Beach Yacht Club, Olcott Yacht Club (New York City), New York Skating Club, Buffalo Country Club, Indian Harbor Yacht Club (Greenwich, Connecticut).


    • Married William J. Crosswell (deceased). Married Gilbert Wheatland Smith, February 2, 1952 (divorced February 1972). Children: Carol, Linda.
    • father: Albert L.L. McCormick
    • mother: Helen (McDowell) McCormick
    • spouses: William J. Crosswell
    • Gilbert Wheatland Smith
    • children: Carol Crosswell
    • Linda Crosswell
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    Born December 21, 1928