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James Edward Murray

James Edward Murray, American lawyer. Bar: Iowa 1956, District of Columbia 1956. Served to 1st lieutenant Army of the United States, 1957-1960. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Iowa Bar Association.

Background

  • Murray, James Edward was born on June 12, 1932 in Bancroft, Iowa, United States. Son of William Arthur and Elizabeth Sarah (McDonald) Murray.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, University Notre Dame, 1956. Juris Doctor cum laude (editor-in-chief law review 1956), University Notre Dame, 1956.

    Career

    • Law clerk to chief judge The United States of America District Court, Northern Indiana, 1957. With firm Hogan and Hartson, Washington, 1960-1970, partner, 1967-1970. Vice president, general counsel Federal National Mortgage Association, 1970-1972, senior vice president, general counsel, 1972-1981, president, 1981-1983.

      Partner firm Brown & Wood, Washington, since 1983.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Iowa 1956, District of Columbia 1956.

    Works

    • Author articles in field.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Served to 1st lieutenant Army of the United States, 1957-1960. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Iowa Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Claire McNerney, October 1, 1960. Children– Kathleen, Kerry, Susan, Bill.
    • father: William Arthur Murray
    • mother: Elizabeth Sarah (McDonald) Murray
    • spouse: Mary Claire McNerney
    • children: Kathleen Murray
    • Kerry Murray
    • Susan Murray
    • Bill Murray
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