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Bruce Michael Harrington

Bruce Michael Harrington, American lawyer, investor. Bar: Texas 1961, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1962, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1962, United States Supreme Court 1973.

Background

  • Harrington, Bruce Michael was born on March 12, 1933 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of George Haymond Harrington and Doris (Gladden) Maginnis.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Texas, 1960. Juris Doctor with honors, University Texas, 1961.

    Career

    • Associate Andrews & Kurth and predecessor firm, Houston, 1961-1973, partner, 1973-1984. Director Offenhauser Company, Houston, Allied Metals, Inc., Houston.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1961, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1962, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1962, United States Supreme Court 1973.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Trustee St. John's School, Houston, 1981-1992, chairman board, Chief Executive Officer, 1986-1992. Chairman board Covenant House, Texas, 1991-1995. Trustee St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Texas Medical Center, Houston, 1983-1986.

    Board directors Young Men’s Christian Association Board Management, American Cancer Society, 1992-1994, Center for Hearing and Speech, 1993, chairman board, 1995-1998. Vice chairman Gateway Foundation, 1993-1995. Member advisory committee Association Governing Boards of Colleges and Universities.

    Member American Bar Association, National Association Indiana Schools (chairman trustee committee), Indiana Schools Association Southwest (chairman trustee committee, board executive committee), Texas Bar Association, Houston Bar Association, The Military and Hospital Order of St. Lazarus (grand prior of America, grand prior of Order), The Venerable Order of St. John (United Kingdom), Houston Country Club, Petroleum Club, Houston Club, Phi Delta Phi, Order of Coif.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Griffith Lawhon, February 15, 1958. Children: Julia Griffith, Martha Gladden, Susan McIver.
    • father: George Haymond Harrington Maginnis
    • mother: Doris (Gladden) Maginnis
    • spouse: Anne Griffith Lawhon
    • children: Julia Griffith Harrington
    • Martha Gladden Harrington
    • Susan McIver Harrington
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    Born March 12, 1933
    Nationality
    • 1960
      University Texas
    • 1961
      University Texas
    • 1961 - 1973
      Associate, Andrews & Kurth and predecessor firm
      Houston, Texas, United States