Lawton S. Lamb, a Senior Director and portfolio manager, has served clients of Ingalls & Snyder for over 45 years. Lawton was a General Partner of the firm from 1970 through 1995, a Managing Director from 1996-2021, and led the firm as Senior Managing Director from 2000 through 2011. Lawton’s consistent dedication to clients over many years is a true example of the firm’s culture.
Lawton received a B.A. from Princeton University, and served from 1955–1957 as a Lieutenant JG in the U.S. Naval Reserve. Lawton began his investment career at Citibank, moved to Scudder, Stevens & Clark, and then to Ingalls, where he continued a family legacy of his father, Dana S. Lamb.
Lawton is a long-time aviation enthusiast, and served as Trustee of the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association for several years. He was also a Director and Trustee of the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, and was a former Trustee of the Middlesex School, the Jackson Laboratory and the Quebec-Labrador Foundation. A devoted bird hunter as well as a skilled fly fisherman, Lawton resides in Westchester County.