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Lawyer

George Edward Ashley was American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1948, Texas 1954, New York 1956. Decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart; recipient Silver Beaver award Boy Scouts American, 1974.

Background

Ashley, George Edward was born on November 28, 1919 in Bloomfield, Missouri, United States. Son of John Lucas and Emma (Weber) Ashley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Missouri, Columbia, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, University Missouri, Columbia, 1948. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Missouri, Columbia, 1988.

Career

General attorney, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, 1962-1973;corporation vice president, associate general counsel, American Telephone & Telegraph Company, 1981-1984. Vice president, general counsel New York Telephone –°ompany, New York City, 1973-1981. Adjunct professor.of Law, U. Missouri-Columbia.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1948, Texas 1954, New York 1956.

Membership

Served with infantry Army of the United States, 1942-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Missouri Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Larchmont Yacht Club (New York City), Century Association (New York City), Country Club Missouri, Masons, Rotary, Phi Beta Kappa, Order of Coif.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Cottingham, July 11, 1942. Children: George Lucas, Ruth Ashley Lewing, Anne Elizabeth Quinn, Ernest Cottingham.

father:
John Lucas Ashley

mother:
Emma (Weber) Ashley

spouse:
Elizabeth Cottingham

child:
George Lucas Ashley

child:
Ruth Ashley Lewing Ashley

child:
Anne Elizabeth Quinn Ashley

child:
Ernest Cottingham Ashley