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Ernest Hubbell, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1937, Missouri 1938, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1946.

Background

Hubbell, Ernest was born on August 28, 1914 in Trenton, Missouri, United States. Son of Platt and Maud Irene (Ray) Hubbell.

Education

Trenton (Missouri) Junior College (Associate of Arts, 1934) Junior College (Associate of Arts, 1934). Georgetown University (Juris Doctor, 1938).

Career

Worked at Hubbell, Sawyer, Peak, O'Neal & Napier. Admitted to the bar, 1937, District of Columbia. 1938, Missouri; 1946, United States.

Supreme Court.

Lecturer on Law, University of Missouri at Kansas City, Adjustment and Settlement of Casualty Claims, 1952-1954. Assistant Attorney General of Missouri, 1939-1942. Chairman, Bench and Bar Committee, 16th Judicial Circuit, 1964-1969.

Member, 16th Circuit Judicial Commission, 1970-1975. Member, Board of Trustees, Legal Aid and Defender Society of Greater Kansas City, 1964-1973. Member, Law Foundation, University of Missouri at Kansas City, 1966-1971.

Member, United States Eighth Circuit Judge Nominating Commission, 1978-1980. Member: Kansas City Metropolitan (President, 1963-1964) and American Bar Associations. Lawyers Association of Kansas City.

Lawyers Association of St. Louis. The Missouri Bar; Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys (President, 1954. Editor, M.A.T.A. Bulletin, 1955).

The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Associate Editor in Railroad Law, ATL Law Journal, 1952-1972). Military: With United States. Army, active duty, 1942-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1937, Missouri 1938, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1946.

Membership

Trustee Legal Aid and Defender Society Greater Kansas City, 1964-1973. Member Law Foundation University Missouri Kansas City, 1966-1971. Chairman National Council Crime and Delinquency, 1966-1976.

President Hubbell Family History Society, 1981-1985. Member Society Fellows Nelson Art Gallery. With United States Army Air Force, 1943-1944, captain Judge Advocate General Corps, 1944-1946.

Member American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America (associate editor R.R. Journal law section since 1951), Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (president 1963-1964, annual Achievement award 1974, 1st annual Litigator Emeritus award), Missouri Bar Association, Missouri Association Trial Attorneys (president 1954, editor bulletin 1955), Lawyers Association Kansas City, Lawyers Association St. Louis, Archeological Institute American, Sierra Club (life). Club: Kansas City.

Connections

Married Nevah Smith, April 25, 1943. 1 child, Platt Thorpe.

father:
Platt Hubbell

mother:
Maud Irene (Ray) Hubbell

spouse:
Nevah Smith

child:
Platt Thorpe Hubbell