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Lawyer

BENJAMIN RICHARDS, American Lawyer, Partner of EXXON CORPORATION.

Background

RICHARDS, BENJAMIN was born on March 20, 1927 in New York, New York, United States.

Education

Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, 1953). Associate, Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer & Wood, 1953-1955, 1958-1963.

Assistant United States. Attorney, Southern District of New York, 1955-1958.

Career

Lieutenant United States. Navy, 1944-1946, 1947-1949. Working as a partner of EXXON CORPORATION. Admitted to the bar, 1954, New York.

1957, United States. District Court, Southern District of New York and United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. 1958, United States. District Court, Eastern District of New York.

1965, United States. Supreme Court.

Membership

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Member, Committee on Antitrust and Trade Regulation, since 1987). New York State (Member: International Law and Practice Section. International Competition and Trade Policy Committee, 1987-1989.

Executive Committee, since 1987) and American (Member, Section on Antitrust Law) Bar Associations. State Bar of Texas. [Lieutenant United States. Navy, 1944-1946, 1947-1949].

(Assistant General Counsel).