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Archibald Duncan Gray

Archibald Duncan Gray, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1963, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1968, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1976, Colorado 1982. Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Houston Bar Association Clubs: Houston Country, Houston, Cherry Hills Country (Denver), Hills Country Club (Austin).

Background

  • Gray, Archibald Duncan was born on July 12, 1938 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Archibald Duncan and Lucie (Hill) Gray.

  • Education

    • AB with distinction, Dartmouth College, 1960. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1963. Master of Laws in Taxation, New York University, 1964.

    Career

    • Associate Baker & Botts, Houston, 1964-1972. General attorney Pennzoil Company, 1972-1974, vice president, 1977-1979, Pennzoil Producing Company, Houston, 1974-1979. Of counsel Ireland, Stapleton, Pryor & Pascoe, Denver, 1981.

      Partner Mayer, Brown & Platt, 1981-1982, partner in charge Houston, 1982-1996, partner, 1982-1997. Also senior management committee, 1992-1996. Co-founder, partner Baker & McKenzie, Houston, 1997-2000.

      Partner King & Spalding, 2000—2004.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1963, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1968, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1976, Colorado 1982.

    Politics

    Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Christians with different approaches should be engaged with each other to discuss how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Houston Bar Association Clubs: Houston Country, Houston, Cherry Hills Country (Denver), Hills Country Club (Austin).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, hunting, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Suzanne Curtis, July 27, 1963 (divorced November 1978). 1 child, Archibald Duncan III. Married Nina Carol Wheeley, June 9, 1984.

      Children: Matthew Hill, Joseph Sharp, Michael Branch.
    • father: Archibald Duncan Gray
    • mother: Lucie (Hill) Gray
    • spouses: Suzanne Curtis
    • Nina Carol Wheeley
    • children: Archibald Duncan III Gray
    • Matthew Hill Gray
    • Joseph Sharp Gray
    • Michael Branch Gray
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    Born July 12, 1938
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