Richard C. Allison passed away on Nov. 12.
Born in Manhattan in 1924, Richard was educated at the college and the law school of the University of Virginia where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and editor of the Virginia Law Review. He served as communications officer on the U.S.S. Endicott during World War II. He commenced the practice of law in New York with the firm of Satterlee, Warfield & Stephens in 1948 and, after two years service with the CIA during the Korean War, he joined the firm of Reid & Priest where he spent over 33 years representing American and foreign clients. [Read more…]