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Gene Edwin Godley

Gene Edwin Godley, American lawyer, former assistant secretary. Bar: District of Columbia 1970, Texas 1963, Massachusetts 1985. With United States Army Reserve, 1964-1965. Member American, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, Texas bar associations, Phi Delta Phi.


Godley, Gene Edwin was born on October 6, 1939 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of Thomas Edwin and Dannie Jewell (Drain) Godley.


Southern Methodist University (Bachelor of Arts, 1960). University of Chicago (Juris Doctor, 1963).


Counsel, United States Senate Labor and Public Welfare Committee, 1964;counsel, Labor Subcommittee, 1967;general counsel, Labor Subcommittee, 1970;press assistant to, United States Sen. Ralph Yarborough, 1965;legislation assistant, United States Sen. Ralph Yarborough, 1968;administrative assistant, United States Sen.

Ralph Yarborough, 1969;consultant, Booz, Allen & Hamilton, 1966-1967;general counsel, Senate Committee on District of Columbia, 1971-1972;administrative assistant to, United States Sen. Thomas Eagleton, 1973-1976;member of staff, Carter-Mondale Compaign, 1976;vice president-elect, Mondale, 1976-1977;assistant secretary, Treasury for legislation affairs, Washington, 1977-1980;partner, Bracewell & Patterson, Washington, since 1981. Adjunct Professor law Catholic U. Law School, Washington, 1971.

Board directors Columbia National Bank, Washington.


Member: District of Columbia Bar. State Bar of Texas; Massachusetts Bar Association. Military: Captain, United States.

Army Reserve, active duty, 1964-1965.


Married Lisbeth N. Kamborian, September 19, 1964. Children– Amanda Joan, Meredith Pamela Elizabeth.