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Lawyer

Donald King Barnes, lawyer. Bar: New York 1939, United States Tax Ct 1940, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1946, Michigan 1947, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1947, United States Court Appeals (6th and 8th circuits) 1948, United States Court Appeals (6th and 8th circuits) 1948, United States Court Customs and Patent Appeals 1949, United States Supreme Court 1950.

Background

Barnes, Donald King was born on June 22, 1908. Son of Edwin Allen and Maude (King) Barnes.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1927. Master of Business Administration, New York University, 1931. Bachelor of Laws, Fordham University, 1938.

Doctor of Juridical Science, St. Johns University, 1940.

Career

Associate Bankers Trust Company, New York City, 1927—1942, General Motors Corporation, New York City, 1946—1973, Detroit, 1946—1973. Major United States Army, 1942-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1939, United States Tax Ct 1940, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1946, Michigan 1947, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1947, United States Court Appeals (6th and 8th circuits) 1948, United States Court Appeals (6th and 8th circuits) 1948, United States Court Customs and Patent Appeals 1949, United States Supreme Court 1950.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, United States Power Squadrons, Michigan Bar Association, Detroit Bar Association, Delray Beach (Florida), Harvard (Eastern Michigan, New York City and Broward County, Florida).

Connections

Married Ruth Chadwick, June 1936 (deceased 1983). Married Libretta L. Reece, January 1984.

father:
Edwin Allen Barnes

mother:
Maude (King) Barnes

spouse:
Ruth Chadwick

spouse:
Libretta L. Reece