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Lawyer

Algernon Sidney Holderness,, American lawyer. Bar: New York Bar 1964, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1966, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1966.

Background

Holderness,, Algernon Sidney was born on March 31, 1938 in Wilmington, Delaware, United States.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Yale University, 1959; Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Yale University, 1962.

Career

Law clerk, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), 1962-1963; associate firm, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, New York City, 1964-1972; partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, 1973-1993; partner, Andrews & Kurth Limited liability partnership, Houston, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York Bar 1964, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1966, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1966.

Works

Membership

Chairman board of managers Brooklyn Center branch Young Men’s Christian Association Greater New York, 1980-1985, member Executive Committee board directors, 1982-1995, chairman of the executive committee 1988-1990. Board of Governors Bklyn.Heights Association, 1979-1988. Member N.E. regional board Young Men’s Christian Association of United States of America, 1982-1983, member east field committee, since 1983, member of national board, 1984-1989, Executive Committee, 1985-1989.

Member American Bar Association (business law section legal opinion committee, meetings committee), New York State Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York, American College Investment Counsel (past trustee, president 1989-1990), American Law Institute, New York County LawyersAssn. (Tri-Bar opinion committee), Downtown Association, Yale Club (New York City), Graduates Club (New Haven), Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Son of Algernon Sidney and Mary Elizabeth (Crockett) H. Divorced; children: Claire Crockett, Julia Simms.

father:
Algernon Sidney Holderness,

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Crockett) Holderness,

child:
Claire Crockett Holderness,

child:
Julia Simms Holderness,