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Lawyer

Ferdinand Wilmerding Coudert, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1938. Past president board Brez Foundation; board directors, past vice president Humanities Fund; past secretary, board directors C.T. Loo Chinese Educational Fund. Served from 1st lieutenant to major Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fellow Frick Collection.; member Society Colonial Wars.

Background

Coudert, Ferdinand Wilmerding was born on February 9, 1909 in New York City. Son of Frederic Rene and Alice Tracy (Wilmerding) Coudert.

Education

Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Harvard, 1930;A.M., Harvard, 1933;Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1937.

Career

Practiced in New York City, since 1938;member firm, Coudert Brothers, 1938-1964.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1938.

Membership

Past president board Brez Foundation. Board directors, past vice president Humanities Fund. Past secretary, board directors C.T. Loo Chinese Educational Fund.

Served from 1st lieutenant to major Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Fellow Frick Collection. Member Society Colonial Wars.

Clubs: Paris American (past president). Century (New York City), University (New York City), Sky (New York City). Union Interalliee (Paris).

Connections

Married Helen F. Carey, October 14, 1942. Deceased October 1971.

father:
Frederic Rene Coudert

mother:
Alice Tracy (Wilmerding) Coudert

spouse:
Helen F. Carey