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Melvin John Giepert

Melvin John Giepert, American lawyer. Bar: Louisiana 1959. Disaster chairman American Red Cross, New Orleans, since 1982; Fellow: National Board Trial Advocacy; member: Academy New Orleans Trial Lawyers Association (president 1969-1970), Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (board member 1972-1974), Sunshine Club (New Orleans).

Background

  • Giepert, Melvin John was born on February 18, 1929 in New Orleans. Son of William Albert and Catherine (Rennenberg) Giepert.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southeastern University, 1956. Juris Doctor, Tulane University, 1959.

    Career

    • Security clerk Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, 1948—1953. Partner Arnold & Giepert, New Orleans, since 1959. Arbitrator American Arbitration Association, New York City, since 1969.

      Served as sergeant United States Army, 1951-1953, Korea.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Louisiana 1959.

    Membership

    Disaster chairman American Red Cross, New Orleans, since 1982. Fellow: National Board Trial Advocacy. Member: Academy New Orleans Trial Lawyers Association (president 1969-1970), Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association (board member 1972-1974), Sunshine Club (New Orleans).

    Connections

    • Married Sarah Catherine Dimitri, July 28, 1956. Children: Elmore, Gary, Catherine.
    • father: William Albert Giepert
    • mother: Catherine (Rennenberg) Giepert
    • spouse: Sarah Catherine Dimitri
    • children: Elmore Giepert
    • Gary Giepert
    • Catherine Giepert
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    Born February 18, 1929
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