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George Venable Allen

George Venable Allen, Greek lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1962, District of Columbia 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968. Board directors, general counsel Planned Parenthood Metropolitan Washington, 1967-1969; board directors legal advisor The Population Institute, 1982-1987, 93—, American Rivers, since 1990. Member Virginia State Bar, District of Columbia Bar.

Background

  • Allen, George Venable was born on December 10, 1935 in Athens, Greece. Came to the United States, 1937.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Princeton University, 1958. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1962.

    Career

    • Associate Covington & Burling, Washington, 1962-1968. Member board mine operations appeals Department Interior, 1969. Deputy assistant administrator enforcement Environmental Protection Agency, 1970-1973.

      Partner Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge, 1973-1990, senior counsel, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 1962, District of Columbia 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Board directors, general counsel Planned Parenthood Metropolitan Washington, 1967-1969. Board directors legal advisor The Population Institute, 1982-1987, 93—, American Rivers, since 1990. Member Virginia State Bar, District of Columbia Bar.

    Clubs: Chevy Chase, Metropolitan.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, skiing, backpacking, fly fishing.

    Connections

    • Son of George Venable and Katharine (Martin) A. Josephine Tetreault; 1 child, Theodore Tetreault.
    • father: George Venable Allen
    • mother: Katharine (Martin) Allen
    • child: Theodore Tetreault Allen
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    Born December 10, 1935
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