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Herbert S. Marks, American lawyer. Served on Combined Production and Resources Board mission to assist Public Utilities Section, S.H.A.E.F., in restoration of utilities in France, Belgium and Holland, 1944; member electric power advising committee D.P.A., 1951.

Background

Marks, Herbert S. was born on July 20, 1907 in Danville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Robert L. and Estella (Loewus) Marks.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1932.

Career

; married second Rebecca Bowles 1942 (divorced 1946). 1 son Jonathan Bowles. Married 3d Anne T. Wilson, 1947.

Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1936, New York bar, 1941. Private secretary to the United States Circuit Court Judge Julian W. Mack, 1932-1933. Special master in the United States v Sugar Institute case, United States District Court, New York, 1933-1934.

Attorney and later assistant general counsel, Tennessee Valley Authority, 1934-1939. General counsel, Bonneville Power Administration, 1939-1940. Attorney for trustees, Associate Gas and Electric Corporation, New York City, 1940-1941.

Assistant general counsel, O.P.M. and West Palm Beach, 1941-1945, also acting director, Power Division, West Palm Beach, 1942. Special assistant to Assistant Secretary of State for Congressional relations, also to Under Secretary of State, 1945-1947. Secretary to Secretary of State’s Committee on Atomic Energy, 1946.

General counsel, United States Atomic Energy Commission, 1947. Private practice of law, since December 31, 1947.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Framework for Atomic Industry (with George F. Trowbridge), 1955. Editor: Progress in Nuclear Energy—Law and Administration, 2 vols., 1959.

Membership

Served on Combined Production and Resources Board mission to assist Public Utilities Section, S.H.A.E.F., in restoration of utilities in France, Belgium and Holland, 1944. Member electric power advising committee D.P.A., 1951.

Connections

Married Helen Evans Wagner, 1933 (deceased.; married second Rebecca Bowles 1942 (divorced 1946).; married 3d Anne T. Wilson, 1947.

father:
Robert L. Marks

mother:
Estella (Loewus) Marks

spouse:
Helen Evans Wagner

spouse:
2d Rebecca Bowles 1942

spouse:
3d Anne T. Wilson