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Martha Young Curtis

lawyer , partner

Martha Young Curtis, American lawyer, partner. Member National Institute Trial Advocacy (graduate 1997), Association Women Attorneys, Mercy Alumnae Association (president 1995-1998).

Background

Curtis, Martha Young was born on August 20, 1965 in New Orleans. Daughter of Joseph McConnell Young and Lilian Helen Page.

Education

Bachelor, Vanderbilt University, 1987. Juris Doctor, Tulane University, 1990.

Career

Law clerk, Judge Davis United States Court Appeals (5th circuit), New Orleans, 1990-1991. Associate McGlinchey Stafford, 1991-1997, member, 1998. Founding member Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbert, since 1999.

Member uniform rules committee of Louisiana.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1990, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Arkansas 1992, United States District Court (eastern, middle, and western districts) Louisiana 1991, United States District Court (northern, southern and eastern districts) Texas 1992, United States District Court (western district) Texas 1993, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1997, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1991, Texas 2000.

Works

  • Board advisory editors Tulane Law Review, New Orleans, senior managing editor, 1989-1990.

Membership

Member National Institute Trial Advocacy (graduate 1997), Association Women Attorneys, Mercy Alumnae Association (president 1995-1998).

Connections

Married Mark Edward Curtis, September 20, 1997.

father:
Joseph McConnell Young

mother:
Lilian Helen Page

spouse:
Mark Edward Curtis