Jack Edward Earnest, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1957, New York 1962. Founders scholar Vanderbilt University, 1944-1946. Member American Bar Association, Federal Energy Bar Association, Houston Bar Association, Jesters Club, Lakeside Country Club, Ramada Club.
With Mobil Oil Corporation, 1946-1979, vice president natural gas N. American Houston, 1970-1976, vice president natural gas (worldwide) New York City, 1976-1979. Chief operating officer, president Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Corporation, Houston, 1979-1981. Senior vice president, general counsel Texas Eastern Corporation, 1981-1983.
Now private practice, gas consultant.