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Theodore Maxwell Space, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut, 1966, United States District Court Connecticut 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970, United States Tax Court 1989, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1967, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1992, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1997.


Space, Theodore Maxwell was born on April 3, 1938 in Binghamton, New York, United States. Son of Maxwell Evans and Dorothy Marie (Boone) Space.


Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1960). Yale University (Bachelor of Laws, 1966).


Worked at Shipman & Goodwin LLP (Hartford, Connecticut) specializing in General Practice. Banking, Corporation, Tax, Antitrust, Commercial Finance, Securities, Venture Capital, Labor and Employment, Health Care, Environmental, Pension and Employee Benefits, Estate Planning, Estate Settlement, Trust Administration, Real Estate, Municipal Law. Trials in all Courts.

Admitted to the bar, 1966, Connecticut. Member, 1973-1985 and Chairperson, 1975-1985, Board of Education, Town of Bloomfield. Member: Connecticut Bar Association (Member, Administrative Law Section, Executive Committee, 1980—).

American Law Institute (Member, Members Consultative Group, Restatement of the Law, The Law Governing Lawyers). National Health Lawyers Association. Connecticut Health Lawyers Association.

Shipman & Goodwin was founded over 75 years ago. Its principal areas of practice include general corporate and securities law, litigation, corporate and commercial finance, tax, bankruptcy and creditors' rights, environmental law, municipal law, administrative law, utility regulation, real estate, construction law, fidelity and surety law, venture capital financing, international trade, antitrust and trade regulation, banking, insurance, labor and employment, trusts and estates, pension, health care law, intellectual property, computer law, tax-exempt organizations, agricultural cooperatives, family law, criminal law, legislation and lobbying. The firm is divided into six departments: Business, Litigation, Labor and Employment, Real Estate, Tax, and Trusts and Estates.

In each area of practice, lawyers are assisted by experienced legal assistants. In addition, many lawyers are members of practice groups organized to address specifically the needs of particular clients and/or industries. Among such groups are those serving venture capital investors, high technology and emerging companies, hospitals and health care providers, municipalities and agricultural cooperatives.

Within the Trust and Estate Department is a group specializing in Financial Planning and Trust Administration.


Member Bloomfield (Connecticut) Board Education, 1973-1985, chairman, 1975-1985. Treasurer Citizens Scholarship Foundation, Bloomfield, 1971-1973, board directors, 1973-1991. Member Bloomfield Human Relations Commission, 1973-1975.

Member Bloomfield Town Democratic Committee, 1976-1983. Corporator Hartford Public Library., since 1976. Trustee Connecticut History Society, 1997-2003, member library committee, 1990-2009, chair, 1993-2000, 06—09.

Chairman finance committee, council member Unitarian Society Hartford, 1988-1991. Director Old State House Association, 2003. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1960-1963.

Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association (member executive committee administrative law section since 1980), Hartford County Bar Association, American Law Institute, American Health Lawyers Association, Connecticut Health Lawyers Association, Swift's Inn, 1892 Club.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, classical music.


Married Susan Shultz, August 18, 1962 (divorced April 1979). Children: William Schuyler, Susanna. Married Martha Collins, April 6, 1991.