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George Raymond Krouse, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1971, United States Court Military Appeals 1971, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975. Decorated Air Force Commendation medal, Meritorious Service medal; recipient Duke University Distinguished Alumnus award, 2002, Henry Kessler Society Distinguished Service award, 2004, Chambers Leading Capital Markets and Governance Lawyer.

Background

Krouse, George Raymond was born on September 30, 1945 in Atlantic City. Son of George R. and Viola (Rogers) Krouse.

Education

AB cum laude, Brown University, 1967. Juris Doctor with distinction, Duke University, 1970.

Career

Associate Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, New York City, 1970-1971, 75-78, partner, since 1978, chairman corporation department, 1991—2002, senior administrative partner, 2002—2006, member executive committee, 1992—2007. Senior lecturer fellow Duke University School Law. Director Global Capital Markets Center, Duke University.

Captain United States Air Force, 1971-1975.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1971, United States Court Military Appeals 1971, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Articles editor Duke Law Journal.

Membership

Member board visitors Duke School Law, 1986—1992, chairman, 1997—2001. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York (committee corporations 1985-1988, committee art law 1990-1993), Order of Coif, Montclair Golf Club, Cape Cod National Golf Club, Bonita Bay Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, art.

Connections

Married Susan Naylor, August 5, 1967. Children: Geoffrey, Alison.

father:
George R. Krouse

mother:
Viola (Rogers) Krouse

spouse:
Susan Naylor

children:
Geoffrey Krouse

Alison Krouse