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William Hutchinson Mc Clendon, III

William Hutchinson Mc Clendon, III was American lawyer. Bar: Louisiana 1958, United States Supreme Court 1964. Recipient Preservation award Foundation for History Louisiana, 1997.


  • III, William Hutchinson Mc Clendon, was born on February 19, 1933 in New Orleans. Son of William H. and Eleanor (Eaton) McC.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Tulane University, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Tulane University, 1958.


    • Attorney Humble Oil & Refining Company, 1958-1960. With firm Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips, Baton Rouge, since 1960, partner, 1966-2001, member executive committee, 1987-2001. Mediator, associate Mediation Arbitration Professional Systems, Inc., 1999—2001.

      Instructor commercial law and negotiable instruments American Institute Banking, 1963-1974. Lecturer movable Property Louisiana Bar Association Bridging the Gap Institute, 1965. Lecturer Louisiana State University LAw School and Real Estate Seminar chairman, 1972, 74, 76, 80, 82, 85, 87, 95, Louisiana Society of Professional Surveying, 1989, Louisiana Society Certified Public Accountant's, 1991, Banking Seminar, 1995.

      Adjunct professor Louisiana State University Legal Negotiation, since 1983, University Tennessee, since 2003, Western Carolina University, since 2003. Member faculty Professional Education Group, Inc.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Louisiana 1958, United States Supreme Court 1964.


    • Author: Deal Makers: Negotiating More Effectively Using Timeless Values, 2011. Contributor articles to legal journal.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Episcopalian


    Board director Cancer Society Baton Rouge, 1968-1971. Trustee Episcopal High School, 1976-1978. Member Dean's council Tulane University Law School, 1984-1988.

    Served to captain Army of the United States. Member American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Louisiana Bar Association (chairman section trust estates, probate and immovable property law 1969-1970, Memorial award article 1987), Baton Rouge Bar Association (chairman title standards committee 1968-1969), Tulane Alumni Association Greater Baton Rouge (president 1968-1969), Baton Rouge Green (board director 1991-1993), Hilltop Aboretum (board director 1993-1995), Louisiana Civil Service League (president 1992-1994), Louisiana Tulane Law Alumni (treasurer, Second vice president 1964-1965), Baton Rouge Assembly (treasurer 1983, ball chairman 1997, chairman 1999), Toastmasters (president 1970), Pickwick Club, Rotary (board director Baton Rouge club 1972), Kappa Alpha, Baton Rouge Symphony (board director 2001-2002).


    • Married Eugenia Mills Slaughter, February 6, 1960. Children: William Hutchinson, IV, Virginia Morris, Eleanor Eaton, Bryan Slaughter.
    • father: William H. McC.
    • mother: Eleanor (Eaton) McC.
    • spouse: Eugenia Mills Slaughter
    • children: William Hutchinson III
    • IV III
    • Virginia Morris III
    • Eleanor Eaton III
    • Bryan Slaughter III
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    Born February 19, 1933