Party affiliation: Republican
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.
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.