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John Squires Reed, II

John Squires Reed, II, American lawyer. Bar: Kentucky 1974, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 1975, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1975, United States District Court (eastern district) Kentucky 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1985. Bingham fellow, Leadership Louisville, 2005.

Background

  • II, John Squires Reed, was born on March 20, 1949 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of John Squires and Mary Alexander (O'Hara) R.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University Kentucky, 1971. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1974.

    Career

    • Associate Greenbaum Doll & McDonald, Louisville, 1974-1979, partner, 1979-1987, Hirn, Doheny, Reed & Harper, Louisville, 1987-1996, Reed Weitkamp Schell & Vice Professional Limited Liability Company, Louisville, since 1996. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1974.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kentucky 1974, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 1975, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1975, United States District Court (eastern district) Kentucky 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Active Leadership Louisville, 1982, treasurer, executive committee Leadership Louisville Alumni Association, 1984, president, 1985. Board directors Economics American in Kentucky, 1985-2002, National Association Community Leadership, 1986-1991, treasurer, 1987-1988, vice president, 1988-1989, president, 1989-1990, Leadership Louisville Foundation, Inc., 1986-1992, Greater Louisville Economic Development Partnership, 1987-1997, Leadership Louisville Center, Inc., since 2006. Chair Leadership United States of America, Inc., 1997^, Louisville Collegiate School, 1996-2005, Center Interfaith Relations, since 2006.

    Member American Bar Association (antitrust, intellectual property, litigation sections), Kentucky Bar Association, Louisville Bar Association (board directors 1985-1986, treasurer 1988, secretary 1989, vice president 1990, president 1992), Louisville Boat Club, Valhalla Golf Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Claire Battles, December 29, 1973. Children: Alexandra Simmons, John Squires III.
    • father: John Squires R.
    • mother: Mary Alexander (O'Hara) R.
    • spouse: Nancy Claire Battles
    • children: Alexandra Simmons II
    • John Squires III
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    Born March 20, 1949
    (age 68)
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