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Lawyer

Ross Dane Davis, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1948, District of Columbia 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1968. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946, PTO. Member American, Federal bar associations, Cosmos Club (Washington).

Background

Davis, Ross Dane was born on March 21, 1919 in Brooklyn. Son of Abraham N. and Gertrude (Ross) Davis.

Education

Bachelor, Brown University, 1941. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1947.

Career

Associate, Davis & Heffner, New York City, 1947-1951;associate general counsel, Small Business Administration, Washington, 1953-1961;general counsel, Development Loan Fund., 1961;deputy assistant administrator, Agency for International Development, 1962-1963;executive administrator, Small Business Administration, 1964-1965;assistant secretary economics development, unites states department Commerce, 1966-1969;director, Center for Program Implementation, National League Cities-United States Conference Mayors, Washington, 1969-1975;senior partner specializing in urban, state and local government law, Davis & Simpich, Washington, 1976-1988;of counsel, Davis & Simpich, Washington, 1988-1991.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1948, District of Columbia 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles in field to professional journals.

Membership

Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946, PTO. Member American, Federal bar associations, Cosmos Club (Washington).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: research and writing on federalism and American political system.

Connections

Married Margaret Gould Roos, May 30, 1958.

father:
Abraham N. Davis

mother:
Gertrude (Ross) Davis

spouse:
Margaret Gould Roos