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Archibald Duncan Gray,, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1963, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1968, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1976, Colorado 1982. Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Houston Bar Association Clubs: Houston Country, Houston, Cherry Hills Country (Denver), Hills Country Club (Austin).

Background

Gray,, Archibald Duncan was born on July 12, 1938 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Archibald Duncan and Lucie (Hill) Gray.

Education

AB with distinction, Dartmouth College, 1960;Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1963;Master of Laws in Taxation, New York University, 1964.

Career

Associate, Baker & Botts, Houston, 1964-1972;general attorney, Pennzoil Company, Houston, 1972-1974;vice president, Pennzoil Company, Houston, 1977-1979;vice president, Pennzoil Producing Company, Houston, 1974-1979;of counsel, Ireland, Stapleton, Pryor & Pascoe, Denver, 1981;partner, Mayer, Brown & Platt, Denver, 1981-1982;partner in charge, Mayer, Brown & Platt, Houston, 1982-1996;partner, Mayer, Brown & Platt, Houston, 1982-1997;also senior management committee, 1992-1996;co-founder, partner, Baker & McKenzie, Houston, since 1997.

Religion

A mature Christian can reach a state where the love of God reigns supreme in the heart. No one can be perfect in an absolute way, as God is. But it is possible to be perfect in love to God.

Politics

There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.

Views

Every individual should try to be open to others and willing to be changed. Therefore, community members should meet regularly in order to open their hearts, share their knowledge, thoughts and experience.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Houston Bar Association Clubs: Houston Country, Houston, Cherry Hills Country (Denver), Hills Country Club (Austin).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, hunting, skiing.

Connections

Married Suzanne Curtis, July 27, 1963 (divorced November 1978). 1 child, Archibald Duncan III. Married Nina Carol Wheeley, June 9, 1984.

Children: Matthew Hill, Joseph Sharp, Michael Branch.