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George William Butterworth, III

George William Butterworth, III, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1965, Florida 1980. Fellow: American College Trust & Estate Counsel; member: American Bar Association, Harvard Musical Association (board directors, secretary since 1981), Yale Law School Association Massachusetts (president 1968-1970), Florida Bar, Boston Bar Association, Harvard (Boston).

Background

  • III, George William Butterworth, was born on February 23, 1939 in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States. Son of George William and Elizabeth Marie (Shaw) Butterworth.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1960. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1965.

    Career

    • Associate Goodwin, Procter & Hoar, Boston, 1965—1974, partner, since 1975. Member steering committee Boston Probate & Estate Planning Forum, 1984—1986. Trustee, member executive committee Boston Ballet, 1966—1975.

      Trustee, president Handel & Hayden Society, 1975—1978. Trustee Park School, 1976—1983. Secretary Civic Advisory Commission, since 1978.

      Board directors Massachusetts Audubon Society, since 1985. Trustee William Lawrence Camp, since 1991. Corporator Massachusetts Society Prevention Cruelty to Children, since 1993.

      Board directors, secretary Volunteer & Friends Boston Harbor Islands, since 1994. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army Reserve, 1960-1962.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Massachusetts 1965, Florida 1980.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Fellow: American College Trust & Estate Counsel. Member: American Bar Association, Harvard Musical Association (board directors, secretary since 1981), Yale Law School Association Massachusetts (president 1968-1970), Florida Bar, Boston Bar Association, Harvard (Boston).

    Connections

    • Married Susan Ann Lipsitch Butterworth, August 26, 1961 (divorced). Children: Nicholas, Michael.
    • father: George William Butterworth
    • mother: Elizabeth Marie (Shaw) Butterworth
    • spouse: Susan Ann Lipsitch Butterworth
    • children: Nicholas III
    • Michael III
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