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Carolyn Royall Just, Chinese lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1938, Illinois 1940, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1941.


Just, Carolyn Royall was born on September 15, 1907 in Shanghai, China. Daughter of Francis Martin and Mary Dunklin (Sullivan) Royall.


Bachelor of Philosophy Chicago, 1934;Juris Doctor, DePaul University, 1938;Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1940;graduate, Inter-American Academy Comparative International Law, Havana, Cuba, 1949, 50, 55, 57;certified, Hague Academy International Law, 31st Session, 1960;certified, Escuela de Verano, San Carlos U., Guatemala City, 1965.


Violin teacher, 1925-1930;chief of staff concessions department, Century of Progress Chicago Exposition, 1933;editorial assistant, secretary to Doctor Forest Ray Moulton, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1930-1938;practiced law, Washington, 1938, 77-87;attorney Lands Division, unites states department Justice, 1938-1943;attorney antitust division, unites states department Justice, 1943-1950;attorney Tax Division, unites states department Justice, 1950-1977. Member District of Columbia Citizenship (formerly I Am An American) Day Committee, Chairman of Commission citizenship recognition, 1946, general secretary, 1947-1950. Member Attorney Gen's.

Advisory Committee on Citizenship and. Delegate representing Department Justice to national conferences on citizenship at, Philadelphia, 1946, Washington, 1947, 48, 50-55, New York City, 1949.


  • Bar: District of Columbia 1938, Illinois 1940, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1941.


Member American Bar Association (sections of taxation, international law, Chairman of Commission on relations with international bar organizations 1950-1971, advising committee on public relations 1962-1965, member committee facilities Law Library Congress 1952-1959), Fed.Bar Association (formerly assistant editor Federal Bar Journal), National Association Women Lawyers, Bar Association District of Columbia, Women's Bar Association District of Columbia, International Bar Association (charter patron, delegate to conferences New York City 1947, London 1951, Madrid, 1952, Salzburg, 1960, Mexico City, 1964, Sydney, Australia, 1978, chairman credentials committee Madrid 1952), Inter-American Bar Association (delegate conferences Havana, Cuba 1941, Mexico City, 1944, Santiago, Chile, 1945, Lima, Peru, 1947, Detroit, 1949, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1954, Dallas, 1956, Buenos Aires, 1957, Miami, 1959, Bogota, Colombia, 1961, San Jose, Costa Rica, 1967, 77, Caracas, Venezuela, 1969, Quito, Ecuador, 1972, Rio de Janeiro, 1973, Cartagena, Colombia, 1975, reporter general 1951-1972, council 1951-1972, Gold medal 1972, Vallance award foundation 1979), American Law Institute, American Society International Law, George Washington University Alumni Association, University of Chicago Alumni Association, American Judicature Society, American Association of University Women, Club de las Americas (president 1964-1965), D.A.R., International Law Association (American branch), International Fiscal Association, American Association for International Commission Jurists, English Speaking Union, Columbian Women of George Washington University, Georgetown Symphony Orchestra, Amateur Chamber Music Players, Friday Morning Music Club, Norwegian Chamber Music Society (Trondheim, Norway), Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Tributario (Sao Paulo, Brazil) (honorary), Pi Gamma Mu, Kappa Beta Pi, PhiDelta Gamma F C.


Married Robert Just, December 17, 1925 (deceased November 1943).

Francis Martin Royall

Mary Dunklin (Sullivan) Royall

Robert Just