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Lawyer

Houston Hutchinson Wasson, Korean lawyer. Member Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Alpha, Beta Pi Theta.

Background

Wasson, Houston Hutchinson was born on June 29, 1911 in Songdo, Republic of Korea. Son of Alfred Washington and Mabel (Sutton) Wasson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Southern Methodist U., 1932. Bachelor of Arts Jurisprudence, Queen’s College, Oxford, England, 1934, Bachelor of Civil Law, 1935, Master of Arts, 1952. Sterling fellow, Yale, 1935-1936.

Career

Associate firm Sullivan & Cromwell, 1936-1946. Partner firm Lovejoy, Wasson, Lundgren & Ashton and predecessor firm, 1946-1975, counsel to firm, 1975-1977. Director Zapata Sea Services, Inc., Falcon Tankers, Inc.

Trustee Mona Bismarck Foundation.

Membership

Member Phi Beta Kappa, Kappa Alpha, Beta Pi Theta. Clubs: Circumnavigators, Yale (New York City).

Connections

Married Linda Marion Wyckoff, September 17, 1938. Children: H. Reed, Linda M., Katherine R. (deceased), Ellen A., Elizabeth J, Alfred W. Admitted to New York bar, 1937, since practiced in New York City.

father:
Alfred Washington Wasson

mother:
Mabel (Sutton) Wasson

spouse:
Linda Marion Wyckoff

children:
H. Reed Wasson

Linda M. Wasson

Katherine R. Wasson (deceased)

Ellen A. Wasson

Elizabeth J Wasson

Alfred W. Admitted to New York bar Wasson

1937 Wasson

since practiced in New York City Wasson