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educator , Insurance executive , Lawyer

Edward Joseph Falls, American lawyer, insurance executive, educator. Bar: New York 1947, Illinois 1955, California 1979; licensed real estate broker, California. Recipient Mayor's commendation City of Los Angeles, 1984.

Background

Falls, Edward Joseph was born on February 24, 1920 in New York City. Son of Edward A. and Anne (Sincher) Falls.

Education

Bachelor of Science, St. John's University, 1940. Juris Doctor, St. John's University, 1947. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1959.

Career

Associate counsel, Prudential Insurance Company, 1947-1957;vice president, chief Executive officer, Pacific Fidelity Life Insurance Company, Los Angeles, 1957-1960;vice president general counsel, secretary, corporation director, Beneficial Standard Corporation, Los Angeles, 1960-1977;president, Total Corporation Planning, Los Angeles, 1977-1980;professor of law, California State University, Long Beach, 1979-1985;resident partner, Kroll, Pomeratz & Cameron, Los Angeles, 1985-1986;regional director legal and government relations, American International Group, Los Angeles, since 1977;president emeritus, Master of Laws Oates Insurance Company, Sacramento, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1947, Illinois 1955, California 1979. Licensed real estate broker, California.

Membership

Academy advisor risk management committee City of Los Angeles, 1983-1985. Member American Bar Association, California Bar. Association, Stanford Business School Association, American Society Corporation Secretaries, Association Insurance Counsel, Mensa, Phi Delta Phi.

Served as sergeant Army of the United States, 1942-1946, European Theatre of Operations.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: carpentry, fishing.

Connections

Married Marie A. Andreas, August 23, 1942. Children: Rita, Christina, Sharon Waller, Loretta Greer.

father:
Edward A. Falls

mother:
Anne (Sincher) Falls

spouse:
Marie A. Andreas

child:
Rita Falls

child:
Christina Falls

child:
Sharon Waller Falls

child:
Loretta Greer Falls