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John Hale Shenefield

John Hale Shenefield, Spanish, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1966, District of Columbia 1966.

Background

  • Shenefield, John Hale was born on January 23, 1939 in Toledo. Son of Hale Thurel and Norma (Bird) Shenefield.

  • Education

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

    Career

    • Associate to partner Hunton & Williams, Richmond, Virginia, 1965-1971, 71-77. Deputy assistant attorney general antitrust division Department Justice, Washington, 1977, assistant attorney general, 1977-1979, associate attorney general, 1979-1981. Partner Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, 1981-1986, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Washington, from 1986, chairman, 1995-1998.

      Associate professor law University Richmond, 1975. Professor law Georgetown Law Center, 1981-1983. Chairman National Commission for Review Antitrust Law and Procedures, 1978-1979.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 1966, District of Columbia 1966.

    Works

    • Co-author The Antitrust Laws - A Primer, 3d edition, 1998. Contributor articles on law to professional journals.

    Membership

    Secretary Virginia Democratic Committee, 1970-1972, treasurer, 1976-1977. Chairman Richmond Democratic Party, 1975-1977. Board governors St. Albans School, 1983-1990, 97-2000, chairman 1988-1990.

    Member chapter Washington Cathedral, 1988-1998, since 2000. President National Cathedral Association, 1993-1996. Chairman Virginia Racing Commission, 1989-1997.

    Second lieutenant United States Army, 1961-1962. To captain Reserve, 1965. Member American Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Judy Simmons, June 16, 1984. Children: Stephen Hale, Christopher Newcomb.
    • father: Hale Thurel Shenefield
    • mother: Norma (Bird) Shenefield
    • spouse: Judy Simmons
    • children: Stephen Hale Shenefield
    • Christopher Newcomb Shenefield
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    Born January 23, 1939
    Died March 1, 2007
    (aged 68)
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