This timeline provides a brief overview of the history of White & Case. For a more in-depth look at the Firm’s history, please visit the digital version of the book “White & Case: The First 100 Years & Beyond.”
J.P. Morgan & Co. retains White & Case to help Great Britain and France purchase war materials in the United States; DuPratt White is made a Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor for the Firm’s work in this role. Two years later in 1917, U.S. President Woodrow Wilson appoints George Case to the War Council within the Red Cross. Case helps transform the Red Cross into an international institution.
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