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George Blow

George Blow, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1953, District of Columbia 1954, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1954, United States Court Military Appeals, 1955, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1961, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1982.

Background

  • Blow, George was born on October 4, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George Waller and Katharine Rowland (Cooke) Blow.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1950. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1953.

    Career

    • Associate Covington & Burling, Washington, 1953-1963. Partner Patton, Boggs & Blow, 1963-1993. Member advisory council International Human Rights Law Group, Washington, 1988-1998.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 1953, District of Columbia 1954, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1954, United States Court Military Appeals, 1955, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1961, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1982.

    Membership

    Member Committee of 100 on Federal City, Washington, 1984—2004, trustee, 1985-1987. Member Washington Institute Foreign Affairs, 1976-1910, board directors, 1976-1998. Board directors Sheridan-Kalorama History Association, Washington, 1987-1989.

    Member District of Columbia Bar, Virginia State Bar, Society of Cincinnati in State of Virginia, Society Colonial Wars, Metropolitan Club Washington, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Wendel Kuhn, November 4, 1957. Children: Mary Allmand Blow Prevost, George Rowland, Wendel Matthiessen.
    • father: George Waller Blow
    • mother: Katharine Rowland (Cooke) Blow
    • spouse: Sarah Wendel Kuhn
    • children: Mary Allmand Blow Prevost Blow
    • George Rowland Blow
    • Wendel Matthiessen Blow
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    Born October 4, 1928
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