Appointment of Susan J.
Crawford as General Counsel of the Army
December 15, 1987
President today announced his intention to appoint Susan J. Crawford to be
General Counsel of the Department of the Army, Department of Defense.
1983 Mrs. Crawford has been General Counsel of the Army for the Department of
Defense at the Pentagon in Washington, DC. Prior to this she was
Principal Deputy General Counsel of the Army, 1981 - 1983. Mrs. Crawford was a
partner in the firm of Burnett, Eiswert, and Crawford
in Oakland, MD, 1979 - 1981, and an
associate, 1977 - 1979. From 1978 to 1979, she also served as the assistant
State's attorney for Garrett County, MD.
Crawford graduated from Bucknell University (B.A., 1969) and New
England School of Law (J.D., 1977). She was born April
in Pittsburgh, PA. She is married, has one
child, and resides in Falls Church, VA.
Nomination of Robert J. Kabel To Be a Member of the
Foreign Claims Settlement Commission of the United States
December 15, 1987
President today announced his intention to nominate Robert J. Kabel to be a member of the Foreign Claims Settlement
Commission of the United States for the term expiring September
He would succeed Joseph Wentling Brown.
1985 Mr. Kabel has been a partner with Manatt, Phelps, Rothenberg &
Evans in Washington, DC. Prior to this he was
Special Assistant to the President for Legislative Affairs at the White House,
1982 - 1985. Mr. Kabel was legislative director for
Senator Richard G. Lugar, 1977 - 1982; and legislative assistant for Senator
Paul Fannin, 1975 - 1977. Mr. Kabel
was assistant to the Governor, Office of Governor
Winfield Dunn in Nashville, TN, 1972 - 1975.
Kabel graduated from Denison University (B.A., 1969),
Vanderbilt University School of Law (J.D., 1972), and Georgetown University Law Center (LL.M., 1979). He
served in the United States Army from December 1972 to March 1973. He was born November
in Burbank, CA, and he currently
resides in Washington, DC.