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Lawyer

Walston Shepard Brown, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1936. Mam. American Bar Association, S.R., Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Brown, Walston Shepard was born on January 20, 1908 in Darien, Connecticut, United States. Son of Clarence Shepard and Alma Mary (Mitchell) Brown.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Leland Stanford University, 1930; student, L'Ecole Libre des Science Politiques, Paris, 1931-1932; Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1935.

Career

Attorney various government departments, 1935-1940; assistant general counsel, United States Maritime Commission also member various advisory committees on drafting, reconversion and contract termination legislation, United States Maritime Commission, 1940-1945; practiced in, New York City, since 1945; partner, Willkie Farr & Gallagher and predecessors.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1936.

Membership

Mam. American Bar Association, S.R., Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: River (New York City), Tuxedo (New York ).

Connections

Married Ellen F. Regan, August 13, 1955.

father:
Clarence Shepard Brown

mother:
Alma Mary (Mitchell) Brown

spouse:
Ellen F. Regan