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Cody Walker Smith

Cody Walker Smith, American lawyer. Bar: South Carolina 1971, United States District Court South Carolina 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, United States Supreme Court 1974.

Background

  • Smith, Cody Walker was born on October 15, 1945 in Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States. Son of Cody Walker and Jean R. (Mills) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Clemson University, 1967. Juris Doctor, University South Carolina, 1971.

    Career

    • Law clerk United States District Court, Columbia, South Carolina, 1971—1972. Partner Solomon, Kahn, Smith & Baumil, Charleston, since 1972. Adjunct professor medical-legal jurisprudence Methodist University South Carolina, 1976—1980.

      Served with United States Army Reserve, 1968-1972.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: South Carolina 1971, United States District Court South Carolina 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, United States Supreme Court 1974.

    Works

    • Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, 4th Circuit Judicial Conference (permanent member), American Board Trial Advocates (funding member, Charleston (North Carolina) chapter), Trial Lawyers Public Justice (funding member), Association Trial Lawyers American (state committeeman 1974-1978, board governors), South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association (president 1982-1983), South Carolina Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi, Order Wig & Robe.

    Connections

    • Married Betty Oliver Anglin, May 17, 1971. Children: Cody Walker III, Jennifer Lynn, Shannon Elizabeth.
    • father: Cody Walker Smith
    • mother: Jean R. (Mills) Smith
    • spouse: Betty Oliver Anglin
    • children: Cody Walker III Smith
    • Jennifer Lynn Smith
    • Shannon Elizabeth Smith
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    Born October 15, 1945
    (age 72)
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