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Robert M. Blair-Smith, American lawyer. Member American (Chairman of Commission state regulation securities 1949-1957), Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (Chairman of Commission organization and operations corporations, partnerships and sole traders 1965-1966), Federal bar associations, American Law Institute, Association Bar City New York.

Background

Blair-Smith, Robert M. was born on October 6, 1906 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Hugh and Trevania (Dallas) Blair-S.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1928, Bachelor of Laws, 1931.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1932, Pennsylvania bar, 1944. With firm Milbank, Tweed, Hope & Webb, New York City, 1931-1938. Staff attorney Securities and Exchange Commission, 1938-1942, head opinion writing office, 1942-1945.

Associate Schnader, Harrison, Segal & Lewis, Philadelphia, 1945-1947, partner, 1948-1968. Secretary ABC Consolidated Corporation and subsidiaries, 1951-1968. Secretary, general counsel Strick Holding Company and subsidiaries, 1966-1968.

Trustee Fund Astrophysical Research, Inc., 1936-1968, president, 1957-1968. Reporter uniform state securities acting National Conference Commissioners Uniform State Laws, 1947-1953. Advising committee study states securities regulation Harvard Law School, 1954-1956.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor legal journals.

Membership

Member American (Chairman of Commission state regulation securities 1949-1957), Pennsylvania, Philadelphia (Chairman of Commission organization and operations corporations, partnerships and sole traders 1965-1966), Federal bar associations, American Law Institute, Association Bar City New York. Clubs: National Lawyers (Washington).

Connections

Married Jean Lithgow Foss, September 22, 1934. Children: Pamela (Mistress.

father:
Hugh Blair-S.

mother:
Trevania (Dallas) Blair-S.

spouse:
Jean Lithgow Foss

child:
Pamela (Mrs Blair-Smith