L. James Gardner Joins Bath Iron
President John F. Sullivan of the Bath Iron Works Corporation, Bath, Maine, has announced the appointment of L. James Gardner as general counsel for the shipyard. Mr. Gardner is the shipyard's first f u l l - t i m e staff attorney. He has extensive experience in corporate, governmental and international law, and recently returned to this country after a long-term assignment in South America.
He joins Bath Iron Works from Page Communications Engineers, Inc., a subsidiary of the Northrop Corporation, where he was responsible for legal activities of all foreign and domestic operations. His professional career has included positions on the legal staffs of RCA Corporation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the U.S.
Navy Department's Office of General Counsel.
He took his undergraduate degree in f o r e i g n a f f a i r s from George Washington University and his law degree from the University of Arizona.