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Richard Spencer LOMBARD

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Richard Spencer Lombard, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1953, Texas 1971. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1946-1947. Fellow American Bar Foundation; member American Law Institute, American Arbitration Association (board directors, chairman board 1983-1986), Association Bar City of New York, State Bar of Texas, University Club (New York City).

Background

Lombard, Richard Spencer was born on January 28, 1928 in Panama Canal Zone. Son of Eugene C. and Alice R. (Quinn) Lombard.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1949. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1952.

Career

Associate Haight, Gardner, Poor & Havens, New York City, 1952-1955. Member law department Creole Petroleum Corporation, Caracas, Venezuela, 1955-1965, manager Venezuela, 1963-1965. General counsel Esso Chemical Company, New York City, 1966-1969.

Associate general counsel Humble Oil & Refining Company, Houston, 1969-1971. Assistant general counsel Exxon Corporation, New York City, 1971-1972, associate general counsel, 1972-1973, general counsel, 1973-1993, vice president, 1980-1993. Counsel Baker & Botts, Dallas, 1993-1996.

Trustee Parker School Foreign and Comparative Law, Columbia University, since 1977, chairman board trustees, 1985-2003.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1953, Texas 1971.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1946-1947. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Law Institute, American Arbitration Association (board directors, chairman board 1983-1986), Association Bar City of New York, State Bar of Texas, University Club (New York City).

Connections

Married Arlene Olson, December 27, 1952. Children: Anne, James.

father:
Eugene C. Lombard

mother:
Alice R. (Quinn) Lombard

spouse:
Arlene Olson

child:
Anne Lombard

child:
James Lombard