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Law librarian

Virginia Lynn Smith, American law librarian. Bar: Louisiana 1984. Volunteer Los Angeles/Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, New Orleans, since 1995. Member American Association Law Libraries, Louisiana State Bar Association (chair bridging the gap committee 1988, 89), New Orleans Association Law Libraries (secretary 1995-1996, vice president, president-elect 1996-1997).

Background

Smith, Virginia Lynn was born on March 26, 1952 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Vernon W. and Virginia Evelyn (Erwin) Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Louisiana State University, 1974. Master of Library Science, Louisiana State University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Louisiana State University, 1984.

Career

Library, Jefferson Parish Public Library., Metairie, Louisiana, 1977; library, New Orleans Public Library., 1977-1978; library, Louisiana State University Medical Center Library., New Orleans, 1978-1981; lawyer, New Orleans City Attorneys Office, 1984-1986; lawyer, Borello, Huber & Dubuclet, Metairie, 1986-1991; law clerk Disciplinary Board, Louisiana State Bar Association, New Orleans, 1992-1993; law library, Chaffe, McCall, Phillips, Toler & Sarpy, New Orleans, since 1993. Secretary New Orleans Bar Association Executive Committee, 1991-1992.

Achievements

  • Bar: Louisiana 1984.

Membership

Volunteer Los Angeles/Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, New Orleans, since 1995. Member American Association Law Libraries, Louisiana State Bar Association (chair bridging the gap committee 1988, 89), New Orleans Association Law Libraries (secretary 1995-1996, vice president, president-elect 1996-1997).

Connections

father:
Vernon W. Smith

mother:
Virginia Evelyn (Erwin) Smith