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Lawyer

Frederick Billings Lee, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1932, District of Columbia 1949, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1954. Served to Commander UNSR, 1941-1945. Member Institute Aeronautical Sciences, United Planing Organization (president, chairman board 1962-1971), Association Bar City New York Clubs: Century (New York City), Harvard (New York City); Metropolitan (Washington), International (Washington); Chevy Chase (Maryland).

Background

Lee, Frederick Billings was born on August 2, 1906 in Woodstock, Vermont, United States. Son of Frederic Schiller and Laura (Billings) Lee.

Education

Student, Stanford University, 1925. AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1928. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1931.

Career

General practice law Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York City, 1931-1941. Associate with Civil Aeronautics Administration as program planning officer, executive assistant to administrator, deputy administrator, acting administrator, then deputy administrator, 1952-1953. Administrator, 1953-1955.

General practice law, 1955-1956, 72-83. Vice president, associate counsel Olin Corporation, Washington, 1956-1972.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1932, District of Columbia 1949, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1954.

Membership

Served to Commander UNSR, 1941-1945. Member Institute Aeronautical Sciences, United Planing Organization (president, chairman board 1962-1971), Association Bar City New York Clubs: Century (New York City), Harvard (New York City). Metropolitan (Washington), International (Washington).

Chevy Chase (Maryland).

Connections

Married Jane Pillow Rightor, May 7, 1938. Children: Jane Lee Wolfe, Frederick Billings, Laura Lee Kent.

father:
Frederic Schiller Lee

mother:
Laura (Billings) Lee

spouse:
Jane Pillow Rightor

child:
Jane Lee Wolfe Lee

child:
Frederick Billings Lee

child:
Laura Lee Kent Lee