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Frank Tradewell Davis

Frank Tradewell Davis, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1963, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1963, District of Columbia 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 2003, Certified Mediator.

Background

  • Davis, Frank Tradewell was born on February 2, 1938 in Atlanta. Son of Frank T. and Sue (Burnett) Davis.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1960. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1963. Master of Laws, Harvard University, 1964.

    Career

    • Associate Hansell, Post Brandon & Dorsey, Atlanta, 1964-1967. Partner Hansell & Post, 1968-1977, 79-86, Long, Aldridge & Norman, Atlanta, 1986—2002, McKenna, Long & Aldridge, Atlanta, since 2002. Partner American Arbitration Association, National Roster Arbitrator, since 1995, general counsel President's Reorganization Project Office of President, 1977-1979.

      Visiting instructor University Georgia Law School, 1964-1966, Georgia State University Law School, 1988-1990. Visiting professor Emory University Law School, 1992-2008. Director Red and Black Newspaper University Georgia, 2005-2009.

      Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1960-1962.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Georgia 1963, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1963, District of Columbia 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1968, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 2003, Certified Mediator.

    Works

    Membership

    Board directors National Institute Justice, 1980—1981, Westminster Schools, 1969—1998, emeritus member, since 1998, chairman board directors, 1984—1989. Board directors Virginia Seminary, 1980—1994, executive committee, 1985—1989. Member Atlanta Charter Commission.

    Chairman Atlanta Crime Commission, 1977. Member board councilors Carter Presidential Center, since 1988. Chairman Rotary Educational Foundation Atlanta.

    Commissioner Atlanta Regional Commission, since 1999. Board dirs, Georgia First Amendment Foundation, since 1996. Senior warden All Saints' Episcopal Church, 1982, 2002, vestry, 2000—2003.

    Fellow American Bar Foundation (life). Member American Law Institute (life), Atlanta Chamber Chamber (board directors 1975-1977), Piedmont Driving Club (Atlanta), Capital City Club (Atlanta), Cedar Creek Racquet Club (Cashiers, North Carolina), The Army and Navy Club (Washington), Rotary (president Atlanta chapter 1990-1991, board directors, secretary 1988-1989, chairman board, 1991-1992, chairman Educational Foundation since 1997).

    Connections

    • Married Winifred Storey, June 23, 1961. Children: Frank, Frederick, Gordon.
    • father: Frank T. Davis
    • mother: Sue (Burnett) Davis
    • spouse: Winifred Storey
    • children: Frank Davis
    • Frederick Davis
    • Gordon Davis
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