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John Barclay Jones,

John Barclay Jones, was American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1953, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1957. Member American Bar Association (council section taxation 1978-1981, vice chairman 1981-1984, chairman 1986-1987).

Background

  • Jones,, John Barclay was born on January 4, 1928 in Hinsdale, Illinois, United States. Son of John Barclay and Anna Bishop (Harvey) Jones.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1950;Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1953.

    Career

    • Associate firm, Covington & Burling, Washington, 1953-1961;partner, Covington & Burling, Washington, 1965-1993;retired, Covington & Burling, Washington, 1994;first assistant tax division, Department Justice, Washington, 1961-1965. Board of managers Haverford College, 1976-1994, Chairman of the Board managers, 1982-1990, president corporation, 1990-1994. Co-chairman Lawyers Committee Civil Rights Under Law, 1979-1981;chairman advisory group to Commissioner Internal Revenue Service, 1989.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (council section taxation 1978-1981, vice chairman 1981-1984, chairman 1986-1987).

    Connections

    • Married Anita Evelyn Bills, December 30, 1950. Children: Katherine Jones Wimmer, Phoebe Jones Schellenberg, Jonathan Barclay.
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    Born January 4, 1928