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Cyrus Eastman Phillips, IV

Cyrus Eastman Phillips, IV, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1968, United States Court Claims 1969, United States Supreme Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1982. Recipient Meritorious Civilian Service award, Defense Logistics Agency, Department Defense, 1980.

Background

  • IV, Cyrus Eastman Phillips, was born on October 2, 1944 in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. Son of Cyrus Eastman and Sue (Irving) Phillips.

  • Education

    • AB with honors, University Illinois, 1966. Juris Doctor, College William and Mary, 1968.

    Career

    • Attorney, adviser, trial attorney Defense Logistics Agency Defense Construction Supply Center, Columbus, Ohio, 1968—1980. Administrative judge Board Contract Appeals General Services Administration, Washington, 1980—1987, deputy vice chairman, 1984—1986, vice chairman, 1986—1987. Lecturer Legal Education Institute, Department Justice, since 1982.

      Of counsel McGuire, Woods, Battle and Boothe, 1987—1988, partner, since 1989. Lecturer General Services Administration Trail Boss Program, since 1988. Research editor William and Mary Law Review, 1968.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 1968, United States Court Claims 1969, United States Supreme Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1982.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Chairman Plain Township Zoning Commission, New Albany, Ohio, 1978—1980. Member of American Bar Association, National Muzzle Loading Rifle Association (Friendship, Indiana), Computer Law Association, Federal Circuit Bar Association, National Conference Boards Contract Appeal, Federal Bar Association (president Columbus chapter 1974-1975, vice chairman board contracts appeals committee 1981), Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, Virginia Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Shirley Ruth Hunter, June 11, 1967. Children: Cyrus Eastman V, Kathryn G., Susan L., William H.
    • father: Cyrus Eastman Phillips
    • mother: Sue (Irving) Phillips
    • spouse: Shirley Ruth Hunter
    • children: Cyrus Eastman V. IV
    • Kathryn G. IV
    • Susan L. IV
    • William H. IV
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    Born October 2, 1944
    (age 73)
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