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Herbert Augustus Bergson, American lawyer. member firm Bergson, Borkland, Margolis and Adler, Washington.; Served as Lieutenant United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1944-1945.; Member American (chairman of the section antitrust law 1957-1958), Federal bar associations, Bar Association District of Columbia.

Background

Bergson, Herbert Augustus was born on January 14, 1909 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harry and Augusta (Cook) Bergson.

Education

Student Boston Latin School, 1920-1926. Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1930, Bachelor of Laws, 1933.

Career

Bar, 1933, practiced in Boston, 1933-1934, Washington, 1950-1977. Trial attorney claims div., Department Justice, 1934-1936, assistant chief legislation, 1936-1943, chief legislation, 1945-1948, consultant to attorney general, 1946-1947, acting assistant attorney general claims div., 1947-1948, executive assistant to attorney general, 1948, assistant attorney general charge of anti-trust div., June 1948-September 1950. General counsel O.D.M., 1951.

Member firm Bergson, Borkland, Margolis and Adler, Washington.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Federal Bar Jour, 1947-1948.

Membership

Member firm Bergson, Borkland, Margolis and Adler, Washington. Served as Lieutenant United States Coast Guard Reserve, 1944-1945. Member American (chairman of the section antitrust law 1957-1958), Federal bar associations, Bar Association District of Columbia.

Clubs: Harvard, Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Bernice A. Weber, September 22, 1933. Children: Richard W., Barbara C. (deceased), Paul C., Mary K. Admitted to Massachusetts.

father:
Harry Bergson

mother:
Augusta (Cook) Bergson

spouse:
Bernice A. Weber

child:
Richard W. Bergson

child:
Barbara C. Bergson (deceased)

child:
Paul C. Bergson

child:
Mary K. Admitted to Mass Bergson