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Thomas Merritt Adams

Thomas Merritt Adams, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1960, California 1971. Decorated Air Force Commendation medal. Chairman Salina Community Ambassador program, Kansas, 1961. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1960-1963. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Adams, Thomas Merritt was born on September 27, 1935 in St. Louis. Son of Galen Edward and Chloe (Merritt) Adams.

  • Education

    • AB, Washington University, St. Louis, 1956. Juris Doctor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1960. Postgraduate, London School of Economics, 1957.

      Master of Laws, George Washington University, 1966.

    Career

    • Attorney, Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, 1964-1966;assistant director, assistant general counsel, Investment Bankers Association, Washington, 1966-1968;president, Transamerica Investment Superior vena cava syndrome, 1969-1980;partner, Lanning Adams & Peterson, since 1980.

    Membership

    Chairman Salina (Kansas) Community Ambassador program, 1961. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1960-1963. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah McCardell Davis, June 6, 1959. Children: Mark Merritt, John Harrison, William Shields, Thomas Bondurant.
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    Born September 27, 1935