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Lawyer

Gilbert Kerlin, American lawyer. Bar: United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1937, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1945. Served to lieutenant colonel United States Air Force, 1942-1946.

Background

Kerlin, Gilbert was born on October 10, 1909 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Son of Ward Dix Senior and Jenny (Gilbert) Kerlin.

Education

Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts, 1933). Trinity College (England). Grenoble University (France).

Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, 1936). Grenoble University (France). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, 1936).

Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, 1936).

Career

Worked at Shearman & Sterling (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1937, New York. Shearman & Sterling, founded in 1873, has more than 600 lawyers in 15 offices throughout the world.

The firm's practice encompasses most major areas of business law, including: Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Banking; Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization. Compensation and Benefits.

Environmental; Finance (including Corporate Finance, Domestic Private Finance, Financial Institutions, International Private Finance and Project Finance). Individual Clients, Trusts and Estates. Insurance; International Trade and Government Relations.

Litigation and Arbitration. Mergers and Acquisitions. Oil and Gas; Privatizations.

Real Estate; and Tax. The Firm is also engaged in the practice of French, German and Hungarian law through its offices in France, Germany and Hungary.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1937, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1945.

Membership

Served to lieutenant colonel United States Air Force, 1942-1946.

Connections

Married Sarah Morrison (deceased 2001), August 23, 1941. Children: Sarah Gund, Gilbert Nye, Jonathan Otis.

father:
Ward Dix Senior Kerlin

mother:
Jenny (Gilbert) Kerlin

spouse:
Sarah Morrison

child:
Sarah Gund Kerlin

child:
Gilbert Nye Kerlin

child:
Jonathan Otis Kerlin