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Gerald Wallace Vesper

Gerald Wallace Vesper, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1964. Fellow American College Trust and Probate Counsel; member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, District of Columbia Estate Planning Council Clubs: Congressional Country (Chevy Chase, Maryland); City (Washington).

Background

  • Vesper, Gerald Wallace was born on November 13, 1932 in Buffalo.

  • Education

    • Student, George Washington University, 1959. Bachelor, American University, 1961. Juris Doctor, Washington College of Law American University, 1963.

    Career

    • Served with United States Navy, 1951-1959. Title searcher Simmonds, Culler, Damm & Coleman, 1961-1962. Law clerk Susholz & Sadur, 1962-1963.

      Trust officer Riggs National Bank, Washington, 1963-1971. Private practice law, 1971-1977. Counsel Arent, Fox, Kintner, Plotkin & Kahn, 1977-1981.

      Partner Finley, Kumble, Wagner, Heine, Underberg, Manley, Myerson & Casey, 1981-1988, Laxalt, Washington Perito & Dubuc, Washington, 1988-1990, Ginsburg, Feldman & Bress, Washington, from 1990. Adjunct professor Georgetown University Law Center, 1968-1970. Chairman national program estate and gift taxation American Law Institute/American Bar Association, 1981-1985.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1964.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Fellow American College Trust and Probate Counsel. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, District of Columbia Estate Planning Council Clubs: Congressional Country (Chevy Chase, Maryland). City (Washington).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf.

    Connections

    • Married Lillian Marinelli, August 25, 1961 (divorced 1976). Children: Lisa M., Eric M., Gregory W. Married Carolyn F. Shuck, July 2, 1981.
    • spouses: Lillian Marinelli
    • Carolyn F. Shuck
    • children: Lisa M. Vesper
    • Eric M. Vesper
    • Gregory W. Vesper
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    Born November 13, 1932
    Died January 19, 2002
    (aged 69)
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