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Howard T. Gathright

Howard T. Gathright, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1964, Alaska, 2001, United States District Court Pennsylvania 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.

Background

  • Gathright, Howard T. was born on May 3, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Howard W. and Rose (McGurk) Gathright.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1957. Juris Doctor, Temple University, 1963.

    Career

    • Partner Pratt, Gathright & Brett, Professional Corporation, Doylestown, Pennsylvania, 1964-1978. With Gathright & Leonard, since 1990. Assistant district attorney of Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1966-1969.

      Solicitor Doylestown Township, Pennsylvania, 1970-1975, New Hope Sewage Project of Bucks County Water and Sewer Authority, 1971-1976. Board directors Bean, Mason & Eyer, Doylestown.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1964, Alaska, 2001, United States District Court Pennsylvania 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Board directors American Lung Association, since 1970. President Bucks County Estate Planning Council, 1972. Active Bucks County Emergency Health Council, Inc., 1977-1979.

    Appointed by governor to Bucks County Special Trial Court Nominating Commission, 1987. Served in the United States Army, 1957, United States Army Reserve, 1958-1963. Member American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Bucks County Bar Association (president 1986-1987), Association Trial Lawyers American, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Center Bucks Chamber of Commerce (president 1975, chairman board directors 1976, Man of Year 1975).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Natalie Acquaviva, June 22, 1963 (divorced May 1991). Children: Donna Marie, Gary Thomas.
    • father: Howard W. Gathright
    • mother: Rose (McGurk) Gathright
    • spouse: Natalie Acquaviva
    • children: Donna Marie Gathright
    • Gary Thomas Gathright
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