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Lowell Pitzer Mickelwait


LOWELL MICKELWAIT, American Lawyer, Partner of REVISERS OF THE WASHINGTON LAW DIGEST FOR THIS DIRECTORY, specializing in the field of President, Washington Mortgage Bankers Association, 1973-1974. President, Seattle Mortgage Bankers Association, 1979-1980. Founder, Lender Counsel Group, American Land Title Association, 1976. Charter Member. American College of Real Estate Lawyers, 1979—, Fellow, American College of Mortgage Attorneys


Mickelwait, Lowell Pitzer was born on November 15, 1905 in Glenwood, Iowa, United States. Son of Wilbur W. and May I. (Pitzer) Mickelwait.


Bachelor of Arts Washington, 1928. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, University Washington, 1930.


Practice in, Seattle, since 1930. With firm Holman Mickelwait Marion Black & Perkins (now Perkins Coie), 1930-1962. Managing partner Holman, Mickelwait, Marion, Black & Perkins, 1954-1962, of counsel, since 1972.

Vice president industrial public relations, director Boeing Company, Seattle, 1962-1972. Director Puget Sound Power & Light Company, 1960-1977, Pacific Northwest Bell Telephone Сompany, 1966-1976.


  • Bar: Washington 1930, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1930.


Campaign chairman Seattle-King County Community Chest, 1950, president, 1953. President United Good Neighbour Fund, 1956, 61. Chairman Seattle-King County 1976 Bicentennial Commission, King County Design Commission, 1968-1979.

Chairman board Pacific Science Center Foundation, 1974, 75. Chairman board managers Norman Archibald Charitable Foundation, 1976-1991. Served to major United States Army Air Force, 1943-1945.

Member American, Washington, Seattle bar associations, Seattle Chamber of Commerce. (president 1972-1973), Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Gamma Delta. Clubs: Rainier, University, Golf.


Married Alice Semmes, July 18, 1936. Children: Anne Nelson, John Semmes, Christie Betz.

Wilbur W. Mickelwait

May I. (Pitzer) Mickelwait

Alice Semmes

Anne Nelson Mickelwait

John Semmes Mickelwait

Christie Betz Mickelwait