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Lawyer

Barbara Wartelle Wall, American lawyer.

Background

Wall, Barbara Wartelle was born on September 30, 1954 in New Orleans. Daughter of Richard Cole and Ruth Druhan (Power) Wartelle.

Education

University of Virginia (Bachelor of Arts, 1976. Juris Doctor, 1979). Faculty Member, Libel Litigation Conference, Practicing Law Institute, 1990.

Career

Associate Satterlee & Stephens, New York City, 1979—1985. Assistant general counsel Gannett Company, Inc., Arlington, Virginia, 1985—1990, senior legal counsel, 1990—1993, vice president, senior legal counsel, 1993—2004, vice president associate general counsel, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1980, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • "Media Defendants Rediscover ‘Fair Report’ Privilege," 38 Mercer Law Review 859, 1987. "Prepublication Review," PLI, 1990.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association (past chair forum communications law), Association Bar City of New York, New York State Bar Association.

Connections

Married Christopher Read Wall, June 21, 1980. 2 children.

father:
Richard Cole Wartelle

mother:
Ruth Druhan (Power) Wartelle

spouse:
Christopher Read Wall