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Lawyer

Steuart Lansing Pittman, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1948, District of Columbia 1954. Decorated Silver Star. Board of directors Hudson Institute, Chesapeake Environmental Protection Association; member Atlantic Council First lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, World War II, China, Burma, India Theatre of Operations. Member Metropolitan Club (Washington).

Background

Pittman, Steuart Lansing was born on June 6, 1919 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Ernest Wetmore and Estelle Young (Romeyn) Pittman.

Education

Graduate, St. Paul's School, Concord, N.H., 1937;Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1941;Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1948.

Career

Worked at Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge (Washington, DC) specializing in General Federal, Corporate, Commercial, Administrative and International Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1948, New York. 1954, District of Columbia.

Phi Delta Phi, Corbey Court. Assistant General Counsel, Foreign Operations Administration, 1953-1954. Consultant, International Lending and Investment, Hoover Commission, 1954.

Assistant Secretary of Defense, 1961-1964. One of the largest full-service firms in the Washington, D.C. area, Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge has almost forty years of experience representing local, national, and international clients in a full array of legal practice areas. Using the firm's extensive interdisciplinary resources, Shaw Pittman's 250 attorneys work closely with clients to develop creative and cost-effective approaches to their legal questions.

Shaw Pittman is proud of its commitment to its clients and of the legislative, administrative and judicial strategies it develops to help them meet their objectives.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1948, District of Columbia 1954.

Membership

Board of directors Hudson Institute, Chesapeake Environmental Protection Association. Member Atlantic Council First lieutenant United States Marine Corps Reserve, World War II, China, Burma, India Theatre of Operations. Member Metropolitan Club (Washington).

Connections

Children by previous marriage– Andrew Pinchot, Nancy Steuart, Rosamond Pinchot, Tamara Pickering. Married Barbara Milburn White, March 29, 1958. Children– Patricia Milburn, Steuart Lansing, Anne Romeyn.

father:
Ernest Wetmore Pittman

mother:
Estelle Young (Romeyn) Pittman

spouse:
Barbara Milburn White

child:
Patricia Milburn Pittman

child:
Steuart Lansing Pittman

child:
Anne Romeyn Pittman