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Lawyer

Francis Van Nuys, American lawyer. Member American, New York State, Pennsylvania, Northampton County, bar associations, American Law Institute, American Iron and Steel Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Nuys, Francis Van was born on April 13, 1912 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Dunlap W. and Rae (Wirthschaffer) Van Nuys.

Education

Student Park College, 1929-1931. Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude, Harvard, 1933, Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, 1936.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1939. Member of staff Cravath, de Gersdorff, Swaine & Wood, New York City, 1936-1940. Member legal staff of trustees Associate Gas & Electric Corporation, 1940-1942.

With Bethlehem Steel Corporation (Pennsylvania), 1942-1980, associate general counsel, 1963-1967, director law department, 1965-1967, vice president law and general counsel, 1967-1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Harvard Law Review, 1935-1936.

Membership

Member American, New York State, Pennsylvania, Northampton County, bar associations, American Law Institute, American Iron and Steel Institute, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Saucon Valley Country, Bethlehem (Bethlehem).

Connections

Married Anna G. Chute, December 20, 1935. Children: Francis B., Peter.

father:
Dunlap W. Nuys

mother:
Rae (Wirthschaffer) Van Nuys

spouse:
Anna G. Chute

children:
Peter Nuys

Francis B. Nuys