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Mary Cecilia Lawton

Mary Cecilia Lawton, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1960, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1960, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1986, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1987, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964. Recipient Seal Medallion Central Intelligence Agency, 1986, Legal award Association of Federal Investigators, 1975.

Background

Lawton, Mary Cecilia was born on June 2, 1935 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Frederick Joseph and Cecilia Alice (Walsh) Lawton.

Education

AB, Seton Hill College, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1957. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Seton Hill College, 1972. Bachelor of Laws, Georgetown University, 1960.

Career

Attorney advisor Office of Legal Counsel, unites states department Justice, Washington, 1960-1972;deputy assistant attorney general, unites states department Justice, Washington, 1972-1979;counsel Office of Intelligence Policy, unites states department Justice, Washington, 1982-1993;general counsel, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Washington, 1979-1980;administrative law officer, The White House, Washington, 1980-1982. Member commission on admissions and grievances United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit), 1985-1992.

Membership

Trustee Seton Hill College, 1970-1977, 79-88. President Westbard Mews Condominium, Bethesda, Maryland., 1982-1984, 88-90. Member American Bar Association (council on administrative law 1983-1986).