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Walter Pozen, American Lawyer. Bar: Maryland. 1963. Board of directors National Symphony Orchestra; member visiting committee Harris School Public PolicyStudies, University of Chicago; Member District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland. Bar Association, Harmonie Club, Federal City Club.

Background

Pozen, Walter was born on October 17, 1933 in East Orange, New Jersey, United States. Son of Irving Joseph and Berte (Protter) Pozen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Chicago, 1952;graduate student, University Chicago, 1952-1953;Juris Doctor, 1956.

Career

With, Strasser, Spiegelberg, Fried & Frank, Washington and New York City, 1956-1958;member campaign staff, Harrison A. Williams for United States Senator, 1958;legislation counsel, Home Rule Committee, Inc., Washington, 1959-1960;counsel, associate director, Foreign Policy Clearing House, Washington, 1960-1961;assistant to secretary interior, 1961-1967;partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, New York City, since 1967;in charge Washington office, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, New York City. Official representative United States delegate General Agreement of Tariff and Trades Ministerial Meeting, Geneva, 1963. Member Governor's Commision on Historic Preservation, Maryland.

Member District of Columbia Board Elections andEthics. Delegate Democratic National Convention, 1964, counsel credentials committee,1968. Counsel compliance review committee Democratic National Committee.

Visiting professor IrvingB. Harris School Public Policy Studies University of Chicago, since 1993.

Membership

Board of directors National Symphony Orchestra. Member visiting committee Harris School Public PolicyStudies, University of Chicago. Member District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland.

Bar Association, Harmonie Club, Federal City Club.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Klupt, June 19, 1955 (divorced 1967). Children: Agatha Elizabeth, Jonathan Walter, Thorn Lord. Married Joan Kennan, April 24, 1971 (divorced April 1988).