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Walter Franklin Greeley

Walter Franklin Greeley, American management and acquisition corporation executive, lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1960, United States District Court (eastern district) Massachusetts 1965, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1969, United States Supreme Court 1974. Member of American Bar Association, Boston Bar Association, Harvard Varsity Club.

Background

  • Greeley, Walter Franklin was born on July 14, 1931 in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Sidney Foote and Annette (Stiles) Greeley.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, 1960.

    Career

    • With Cabot Corporation, Boston, 1960—1988. General counsel, 1967—1986. Vice president, 1969—1986.

      Senior vice president, 1986—1988. Chairman High St. Associates Inc., Boston, since 1988. Board directors Standex International Corporation (New York Stock Exchange).

      Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1949-1956.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Massachusetts 1960, United States District Court (eastern district) Massachusetts 1965, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1969, United States Supreme Court 1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Boston Bar Association, Harvard Varsity Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis, squash, birdwatching.

    Connections

    • Married Alida Daale Greeley, February 23, 1957. Children: Walter Franklin, Robin, Jennifer, John David.
    • father: Sidney Foote Greeley
    • mother: Annette (Stiles) Greeley
    • spouse: Alida Daale Greeley
    • children: Walter Franklin Greeley
    • Robin Greeley
    • Jennifer Greeley
    • John David Greeley
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    Nationality
    • 1953
      Harvard University
    • 1960 - 1988
      With Cabot Corporation
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1967 - 1986
      general counsel
    • 1969 - 1986
      vice president
    • 1986 - 1988
      senior, vice president
    • 1988
      chairman, High St. Associates Incorporated
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States