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Richard Wilson Montjoy, II

Richard Wilson Montjoy, II, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1978, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984. Recipient Energy award, Chambers United States of America Leading Lawyers Business, 2009.

Background

  • II, Richard Wilson Montjoy, was born on October 15, 1953 in Greenwood, Mississippi, United States. Son of Paul Dyche and Dorothy (Sabin) M.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Mississippi, 1975. Juris Doctor, University Mississippi, 1978.

    Career

    • Member Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, Jackson, Mississippi, since 1978.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Mississippi 1978, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1978, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984.

    Works

    • Articles editor University Mississippi Law Review, 1977-1978.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Vice president board directors Grace House, Inc., 1988—1998. Junior warden St. Andrew's Cathedral, 2001—2003, senior warden, 2003—2005, chair search committee, 2006—2007. Corporation member St. Andrew's Episcopal School, 2002—2008, board member, since 2009.

    Leading lawyers Business Corporation Commercial Chambers United States of America, 2008, Energy Chambers United States, 2009. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (board governors 1997-2000, nominating committee 1996-1997, house of deals 1990-1992, 1995-1997, 2000, secretary energy, environmental and resources budget officer, council 1995-1996, strategic planning committee, energy policy committee, public service task force, ADR committee oil and natural gas committee, standing committee on Continuing Legal Education, young lawyers division, assembly clerk 1987-1988, assembly speaker 1988-1989, fellow, director member suport network, secretary environmental, energy, resources, budget director, 2001-2003), Mississippi Bar Association (board directors young lawyers division 1986-1988), Jackson Young Lawyers Association, Inc.

    (board directors 1980-1982, treasurer 1984-1985, secretary 1985-1986, president-elect 1986-1987, president 1987-1988), Hinds County Bar Association (board directors 1987-1989), Institute Professionals Taxation Chambers United States of America (American Leading Lawyers Business Energy and Natural Resources), Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, travel.

    Connections

    • Married.
    • father: Paul Dyche M.
    • mother: Dorothy (Sabin) M.
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    Born October 15, 1953
    (age 64)
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