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Lawyer

William Arnold Porter, American lawyer. Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945; Member American (house of deals 1952, chairman standing commission on communications 1954-1956), District of Columbia, Federal Communications (president 1951) bar associations, American Judicature Society, Sigma Nu Phi.; Mason.; Club: University (Washington).

Background

Porter, William Arnold was born on January 6, 1906 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Edgar Selic and Martha (Tolleson) Porter.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, National U., 1929. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1968.

Career

Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1930, practiced in Washington. Partner Robb, Porter, Kistler & Parkinson, 1946-1969. Counsel Dempsey & Koplovitz, 1969-1970.

Religion

Righteousness is a demand of God. It can be received only through faith in God.

Politics

When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

Views

A true Christian should help those in need, regardless of religious affiliation.

Membership

Served as Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Member American (house of deals 1952, chairman standing commission on communications 1954-1956), District of Columbia, Federal Communications (president 1951) bar associations, American Judicature Society, Sigma Nu Phi. Mason.; Club: University (Washington).

Connections

Married Florence Oyler, December 5, 1931.

father:
Edgar Selic Porter

mother:
Martha (Tolleson) Porter

spouse:
Florence Oyler