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Herbert Donald Harris

Herbert Donald Harris, South African, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut, California. President, chief executive officer San Francisco Girls Chorus, 1980-1982; Member American Bar Association, Maritime Law Association.

Background

  • Harris, Herbert Donald was born on April 21, 1932 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Came to the United States, 1940. Son of Herbert Donald and Dorothy Jean (Harger) Harris.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1957.

    Career

    • Associate Thompson Weir & Barclay, New Haven, 1957-1959. Associate Lillick McHose & Charles, San Francisco, 1959-1969, partner, since 1969. Founder, president, chief executive officer, director Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, San Francisco, since 1971.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Connecticut, California.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    President, chief executive officer San Francisco Girls Chorus, 1980-1982. Member American Bar Association, Maritime Law Association.

    Connections

    • Married Janet Clare German, June 2, 1957. Children– Jonathan B., Catherine P.
    • father: Herbert Donald Harris
    • mother: Dorothy Jean (Harger) Harris
    • spouse: Janet Clare German
    • children: Jonathan B. Harris
    • Catherine P. Harris
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    Born April 21, 1932
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