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Lawyer

Charles Dudley Pratt, American lawyer. Fellow American College of Probate Counsel; member of America Bar Association, Bar Association Hawaii (member bar. examination committee 1943-1946, vice president 1966, president 1967), Phi Delta Phi.; Rotarian (president 1957-1958, district governor 1960-1961).

Background

Pratt, Charles Dudley was born on March 24, 1900 in Honolulu. Son of John Scott Boyd and Sarah Catharine (Dickson) Pratt.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1922, Bachelor of Laws, 1924.

Career

Admitted to Hawaii bar, 1924, 9th Circuit Court Appeals, 1936, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1945. Practice of law, Honolulu, 1924-1970. Member firm Pratt, Tavares & Cassidy, 1947-1960, Pratt, Moore, Bortz & Vitousek, 1960-1967, Pratt, Moore, Bortz & Case, 1967-1970.

Lecturer business law U. Hawaii extension. Member Supreme Court Legal Ethics Committee, 1942-1964. President Palama Settlement, 1941-1946.

1st president Hawaii Estate Planning Council, 1955-1956. Trustee Punahou School, 1933, secretary, 1952-1956, vice chairman, 1956-1963, chairman, 1963-1970. Trustee of the Honolulu Art Academy, 1957-1961, 63-70.

Membership

Fellow American College of Probate Counsel. Member of America Bar Association, Bar Association Hawaii (member bar. examination committee 1943-1946, vice president 1966, president 1967), Phi Delta Phi. Rotarian (president 1957-1958, district governor 1960-1961).

Connections

Married Dora Marion Broadbent, March 24, 1925. Children: Charles Dudley, Joan Catharine, Barbara Marie, David Walton.

father:
John Scott Boyd Pratt

mother:
Sarah Catharine (Dickson) Pratt

spouse:
Dora Marion Broadbent

children:
Charles Dudley Pratt

Joan Catharine Pratt

Barbara Marie Pratt

David Walton Pratt