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Melvin Samuel Nash

Melvin Samuel Nash, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1977, United States Court Claims 1983, United States Court International Trade 1983, United States Tax Court 1982, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, United States Supreme Court 1985.

Background

  • Nash, Melvin Samuel was born on August 26, 1949 in Atlanta. Son of Ralph Samuel and Mary Pauline (Quarles) Nash.

  • Education

    • AB, Georgia State University, 1974. Juris Doctor, University Florida, 1976.

    Career

    • Assistant solicitor State Court, Cobb County, Marietta, Georgia, 1977—1978. Associate Milam & Smith, Austell, 1978. Partner Milam, Smith & Nash, 1978—1979.

      Sole practice Marietta, since 1979. Special master Cobb Superior Court, since 1982. Director Nash Trucking Company, Inc., Marietta, Security Fiedelity Mortgage, Nash Properties.

      Magistrate Prohac Vice State Court Cobb County, Marietta, 1980—1982. Candidate state representative District 21, Georgia, 1982. With United States Air Force, 1967-1971.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Georgia 1977, United States Court Claims 1983, United States Court International Trade 1983, United States Tax Court 1982, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, United States Supreme Court 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Atlanta Track (Marathon finisher), State Bar Georgia (fee arbitrator since 1982), Cobb Criminal Defense Bar Association (secretary, Seminar award 1984), Cobb County Bar Association (committee 1983-1984), Georgia Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Association Trial Lawyers American, Academy Florida Trial Lawyers, Atlanta Lawyers Club, Atlanta Ski Club.

    Connections

    • Married Cynthia Joanna Hamrick, August 21, 1980 (deceased). Married Kristine Marie Clark, November 22, 1997.
    • father: Ralph Samuel Nash
    • mother: Mary Pauline (Quarles) Nash
    • spouses: Cynthia Joanna Hamrick
    • Kristine Marie Clark
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    Born August 26, 1949
    (age 68)
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