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Nelson Orus Fitts Edit Profile

Lawyer

Nelson Orus Fitts, American lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1999, New York 2001, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 2000. Regional Scholarship, Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, 1993. Board Kentuckians of New York, New York City, 2004—2006.

Background

Fitts, Nelson Orus was born on February 26, 1975 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Jerre Nelson and John Orus Fitts.

Education

AB, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1996. Juris Doctor, Columbia University School Law, New York City, 1999.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary John G. Heyburn II United States District Court, western district, Louisville, 1999—2000. Associate Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, New York City, since 2000. Antitrust & trade regulation committee Association Bar of City of New York, New York City, 2004—2007.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee 1999, New York 2001, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 2000.

Membership

Board Kentuckians of New York, New York City, 2004—2006.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Alice Crouch. 1 child Evelyn Kay.

father:
Jerre Nelson

mother:
John Orus Fitts

spouse:
Elizabeth Alice Crouch

child:
Evelyn Kay Fitts