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Wendell Hinton Adair,, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1969, New York 2000.


Adair,, Wendell Hinton was born on March 17, 1944 in Fort Benning, Georgia, United States. Son of Wendell H. Senior and Jacqueline (Moore) Adair.


Bachelor, Emory University, 1966;postgraduate, Emory University, 1966-1967;Juris Doctor, University of Chicago, 1969.


Associate Ross, Hardies, O'Keefe, Babcock & Parsons, Chicago, 1969-1972. Partner Mayer, Brown & Platt, 1972-1989, McDermott, Will & Emery, Chicago, 1989—1999, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, New York City, since 1999.


Board directors American Red Cross Mid-American chapter 1991-1999, Chicago Opera Theatre, 1993-1999. Member Evanston Zoning Amendment Committee, 1980-1983. Member American Bar Association (business section, bcy. section, natural resources section, public utilities section), Illinois Bar Association, Federal Energy Bar Association (board directors 1985-1987, program chairman 1990-1991), New York Bar Association, American Gas Association (board directors legal section 1986-1989), Turnaround Management Association (program and publications committees).

Clubs: Economic (Chicago), Chicago.


Children: Elizabeth Carroll, John Michael, Benjamin David.