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Clayton Henson Farnham

Clayton Henson Farnham, American Lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1968, United States District Court (northern, southern and middle districts) Georgia 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978, United States District Court (northern district) Mississippi 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th. circuit, 11th circuit) 1968, (4th circuit) 1980, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1992.

Background

  • Farnham, Clayton Henson was born on August 18, 1938 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Son of Richard Bayles and Naomi Shropshire (Henson) Farnham.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University of the South, 1961. Bachelor of Laws, University Georgia, 1967.

    Career

    • Law clerk to judge, United States District Court, Atlanta, 1967-1969;from associate, to partner, Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers, Atlanta, 1969-1982;partner, Drew, Eckl & Farnham, Atlanta, since 1982.

    Membership

    Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1961-1964. Member American Bar Association (council Treasury Inflation Protected Securities section 1989-1992), International Association Defense Counsel (committee chairman 1987-1989), Ansley Golf Club, Lawyer's Club Atlanta, Old War Horse Lawyer's Club.

    Connections

    • Married Katharine Gross, September 16, 1967. Children: Julia Kernan, Richard Bayles World War II.
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