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John Stuart Smith

John Stuart Smith, American lawyer. Board directors Rochester Chamber Orchestra, 1970-1975, Geva Theater, 1988-1997. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (committee on attorneys professionalism, commission on advertising), Monroe County Bar Association.

Background

  • Smith, John Stuart was born on September 4, 1943 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Cecil Y. and Helen M. (Van Patten) Smith.

  • Education

    • AB magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1965. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard University, 1968.

    Career

    • Associate Nixon Peabody, Rochester, 1968-1974, member, 1975—1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1968, District of Columbia 1968, Texas 1980, United States District Court (western district) New York 1969, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1973, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1977, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1980, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1971, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit), 1980, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1978.

    Membership

    Board directors Rochester Chamber Orchestra, 1970-1975, Geva Theater, 1988-1997. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (committee on attorneys professionalism, commission on advertising), Monroe County Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Schauman, August 28, 1965. Children: Kristan, Debra Barton.
    • father: Cecil Y. Smith
    • mother: Helen M. (Van Patten) Smith
    • spouse: Nancy Schauman
    • children: Kristan Smith
    • Debra Barton Smith
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    Born September 4, 1943
    Died June, 2003
    (aged 59)
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