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Bruce Tyson Mitchell

Bruce Tyson Mitchell, American lawyer. Bar: California 1952, United States District Court (northern district) Calif 1952, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1952, United States Supreme Court 1971.

Background

  • Mitchell, Bruce Tyson was born on November 6, 1928 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of John Robert and Lorraine C. (Tyson) Mitchell.

  • Education

    • AB with great distinction, Stanford University, California, 1949. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, California, 1951.

    Career

    • Estate administrator Crocker National Bank, San Francisco, 1955-1957. Attorney Utah International Inc., 1957-1987, secretary, 1974-1987, senior counsel, 1961—1987, retired, 1987. Private practice securities arbitrator.

      Member non-securities panel arbitrators New York Stock Exchange, National Association of Securities Dealers Board Arbitrators. Member advisory board archaeology, 2005-2009, Stanford University.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 1952, United States District Court (northern district) Calif 1952, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1952, United States Supreme Court 1971.

    Religion

    Denomination: Congregationalist

    Membership

    Chairman San Mateo County Republican Central Committee, 1964-1970. Member California Republican Central Committee, 1964-1974, 77-83. Alternate delegate Republican National Convention, 1968.

    Co-chairman San Mateo (California) County President Ford Committee, 1976. Member board visitors school law Stanford University, 1980-1983. Executive vice president, board directors San Francisco Junior Chamber of C., 1961.

    Board directors Northern California chapter Arthritis Foundation, 1972-1985, 1987-1992, St. Francis Hospital Foundation, San Francisco, 1992-1998, 99—, honorary director, 1998-1999—. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1955, Japan. Member American Bar Association, California Bar Association, San Francisco Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Society Corporation Secretaries (vice president 1976-1977, director 1976-1979), Association Former Intelligence Officers, Commonwealth Club of California (president San Francisco 1973), Stanford Associates, Pacific Union Club, Olympic Club, Capitol Hill Club, Travelers Century Club, Masons.

    Connections

    • Married Adrienne Means Hiscox, October 14, 1951. 1 son, Mark Means.
    • father: John Robert Mitchell
    • mother: Lorraine C. (Tyson) Mitchell
    • spouse: Adrienne Means Hiscox
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