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Harry John McCallion, American lawyer. Bar: New York. 1941, New York (United States District Court (southern and eastern districts)) 1954, United States Supreme Court 1959.

Background

McCallion, Harry John was born on July 29, 1914 in New York City. Son of John and Katherine (Meehan) McCallion.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, City College of New York, 1937. Juris Doctor, Fordham University, 1941.

Career

Bar: New York 1941, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1954, United States.Supreme Court 1959. Association Debevoise, Stevenson, Plimpton and Page, New York City, 1941-1947. Attorney New York Life Insurance Company.

New York City, 1947-1951, counsel, 1951-1954, assistant general counsel, 1954-1957, associate general counsel, 1957-1965, vice-president and general counsel, 1965-1972, senior vice president, 1972-1979. Special counsel recodification New York insurance law Life Insurance Council of New York, 1979-1982. Sole practice New York City, 1941-1983.

Adjunct Professor law Fordham Law School, 1977-1983. Director Mutual of America Life Insurance Company Treasurer, board directors Legal Aid Society, New York City, 1977-1983.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York. 1941, New York (United States District Court (southern and eastern districts)) 1954, United States Supreme Court 1959.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal journals.

Membership

Fellow: American Bar Foundation. Member: Fordham Law Review Association (past president, director), Fordham Law Alumni Association (past president, medal achievement 1978), Association Bar City New York (past vice president, past chairman executive committee, past chairman admissions committee, past chairman insurance committee, past member judiciary committee), New York State Bar Association (past chairman insurance section), Association Life Insurance Counsel (past president), Federal Bar Association, American Bar Association (past chairman life insurance committee insurance section), Pelham (New York ) Country.

Connections

Married Edna Johnson, May 24, 1941. Children: Douglas, Kenneth, Donald, Peter.

father:
John McCallion

mother:
Katherine (Meehan) McCallion

spouse:
Edna Johnson

child:
Douglas McCallion

child:
Kenneth McCallion

child:
Donald McCallion

child:
Peter McCallion