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Michael Christian van Walt van Praag Edit Profile

Lawyer

Michael Christian van Walt van Praag, Belgian, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1986. Lieutenant Dutch Army, 1970-1972. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law.

Background

Praag, Michael Christian van Walt van was born on November 12, 1951 in Brussels. Son of Hendrik M. and Odette (Van der Elst) van W. came to the United States, 1979.

Education

Degree in political science, history and economics, Victoria U., Wellington, New Zealand, 1970; Master of Laws, Wayne State University, 1979; Juris Doctor, Master of Laws, Rijksuniversiteit, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 1980; Doctor of Juridical Science, Rijksuniversiteit, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 1986.

Career

Assistant professor, Monterey (California) Institute International Studies, 1983-1984; associate, Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, Washington, since 1985; associate, Pettit & Martin, Washington, since 1990. Legal advisor Office of H.H. the Dalai Lama, Dharmsala, India, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1986.

Membership

Lieutenant Dutch Army, 1970-1972. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law.

Connections

Married Lynn Churchill, December 10, 1983.

father:
Hendrik M.

mother:
Odette (Van

spouse:
Lynn Churchill