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Sam Scott Miller

SAM MILLER, American Lawyer, Partner of ORRICK, HERRINGTON & SUTCLIFFE, specializing in the field of; Santa Clara University (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1989). Recipient, American Jurisprudence Award in Criminal Law. Comments Editor, Santa Clara Law Review, 1988-1989.

Background

  • Miller, Sam Scott was born on July 26, 1938 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States. Son of Percy Vernon and Mildred Lois (MacDowell) Miller.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1960. Juris Doctor, Tulane University, 1964. Master of Laws, Yale University, 1965.

    Career

    • Associate Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York City, 1965-1968. Senior counsel Investors Diversified Services, Minneapolis, 1968-1973. Partner Ireland Gibson Reams & Miller, Memphis, 1973-1974.

      General counsel Paine Webber Group, Incorporated, New York York City, 1974-1987, senior vice president, 1976-1987. Partner Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, 1987—2009. Adjunct professor New York University Law School, 1986-1990.

      Visiting lecturer Yale Law School, 1980-1985, Institute International Economics and Trade, Wuhan, China, 1983, University California, 1986. Trustee Omni Mutual, Inc., 1988-1990, ombudsman Charles Schwab & Company, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Louisiana 1965, New York 1966, Minnesota 1969.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Editor-in-chief: Tulane Law Rev, 1964-1965. Board editors Securities Regulation Law Journal, since 1982.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Board directors Guthrie Theatre Foundation, Minneapolis, 1971-1974, Direct Edge Exchange, since 2010, Minnesota Opera Company, 1971-1974, Yale University Law School Fund., 1981-1991. Board governors Investment Company Institute, 1980-1987, deans council, Tulane Law School, since 2004, advisory council Atlantic Legal Foundation, since 2008. Fellow Foreign Policy Association.

    Member American Bar Association (chairman subcommittee market regulation 1985-1993, vice chairman committee federal regulation securities 1995-1998, chairman subcommittee electronic communications 1999-1902), Association Bar City New York (treasurer and member executive committee 1994-1996, chairman broker-dealer investment company and regulations subcommittee 1982-1983), International Bar Association, Securities Industry Association (chairman federal regulation committee 1976-1978), Down Town Association, Knickerbocker Club, Order of Coif, Omicron Delta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Harrison FitzHugh, May 10, 1969.
    • father: Percy Vernon Miller
    • mother: Mildred Lois (MacDowell) Miller
    • spouse: Mary Harrison FitzHugh
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