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Victor Montagne Earle III, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1963. Recipient Constitutional Law prize Columbia University.


III, Victor Montagne Earle, was born on June 13, 1933 in New York City. Son of Victor Montagne and Marian Jeanette (Litonius) E.


AB, Williams College, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1959.


Law clerk to Honorary Leonard Moore, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit), 1959-1960. Associate Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, 1960-1968. General counsel Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler, 1968-1986, Peat, Marwick International, 1978-1986.

Partner Cahill, Gordon & Reindel, New York City, 1986-1989. Senior vice president, general counsel Minet, 1989-1993. General counsel KWELM Company and KWELM Holdings, London, 1993—1998, KWELM Company and KWELM Holdings Ltd., New York City, 1993-1998, senior counsel, 1998-2000.

Of counsel O'Melveny & Myers, 2000—2008. Lecturer constitutional and corporation law issues, United States and abroad.


With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, International Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York (judiciary committee 1983-1986), American Law Institute, Lawyers Committee Civil Rights under Law (trustee), Legal Aid Society (board directors 1980-1986), Fund for Modern Court Justices (board directors), Columbia University Alumni Association (board directors 1982-1987).


Married Lois MacKennan, December 28, 1955 (divorced January 1980). Children: Jane Stewart, Susan Elizabeth, Anne McCallum. Married Karen Peterson Howard, August 24, 1985.