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Lawyer

Everett Irving Willis, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1933. Recipient drug industry Man of Year award, 1964.

Background

Willis, Everett Irving was born on October 28, 1908 in Canadian, Texas, United States. Son of Newton Percy and Lena (Powers) Willis.

Education

Student, Austin College, Sherman, Texas, 1926. Bachelor of Arts Missouri, 1928. Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1932.

Career

With firm, Dewey Ballantine (and predecessors), New York City, since 1932;partner, Dewey Ballantine (and predecessors), New York City, since 1944.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1933.

Membership

Member Board of Education, Rye, New York, 1946-1952, president, 1951-1952. Member American Bar Association (council public utilities section 1966-1969), New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers Association, University Club (New York City), City Midday Club (New York City), Apawamis Club (Rye, New York ), Phi Beta Kappa, Sigma Nu, Alpha Pi Zeta.

Connections

Married Margaret Virginia Wilson, December 25, 1935. Children: Everett Irving, Robert Frampton.

father:
Newton Percy Willis

mother:
Lena (Powers) Willis

spouse:
Margaret Virginia Wilson

child:
Everett Irving Willis

child:
Robert Frampton Willis