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Lawyer

Delbert Dudley Smith, American Lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1969. Elder Potomac Presbyterian Church; Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, International Institute Space Law, International Astronomical Federation.

Background

Smith, Delbert Dudley was born on December 21, 1940 in Milwaukee. Son of Dudley Alfred and Ruth Caroline (Kotvis) Smith.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, 1963; Master of Sciences, University Wisconsin, 1965; Juris Doctor, University of Wisconsin, 1969; Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1968; diploma, Hague (Netherlands) Academy International Law, 1968.

Career

Legal adviser, Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1970-1972; individual practice, Madison, 1973-1980; senior vice president corporation affairs, Communications Satellite Corporation, Washington, 1980; partner, Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Washington, 1980-1994; partner, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Washington, since 1994. Editor Satellite Communications magazine, 1977-1980. Trustee International Institute Communications, London.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1969.

Membership

Elder Potomac Presbyterian Church. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, International Institute Space Law, International Astronomical Federation.

Connections

Married Mary Margaret Jackson, September 30, 1967. Children: Melissa Mary, Arianna Elizabeth, DerekDelbert and Darcy Diantha (twins).

father:
Dudley Alfred Smith

mother:
Ruth Caroline (Kotvis) Smith

spouse:
Mary Margaret Jackson

children:
Melissa Mary Smith

Arianna Elizabeth Smith

DerekDelbert and Darcy Diantha Smith (twins)