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Lawyer

Hoch Reid, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1935.

Background

Reid, Hoch was born on December 27, 1909 in Chanute, Kansas, United States. Son of James W. and Anna (Hoch) Reid.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1931;Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1934.

Career

Practiced in, New York City, 1935-1986;partner, Valicenti, Leighton, Reid & Pine, 1942-1975;partner, Burke & Burke, Daniels, Leighton & Reid, 1976-1978;partner, Townley & Updike, 1978-1986;retired partner, Townley & Updike, 1986-1995;member of staff, Navy Price Adjustment Board, 1944-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1935.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: How to Use Investment Company Shares in Estate Planning, 1972, Paying Up for Services, 1976.

Membership

Trustee Village of Pleasantville, New York, 1961-1963. Chairman Pleasantville Library Board, 1955-1961. Member Mount Pleasant Public library board, 1982-1986.

Member social policy committee, planning committee on aging Federation Protestant Welfare Agencies, New York City, 1970-1986. Member committee agricultural missions National Council Churches, 1962-1991, chairman, 1962-1976. Board directors Bethel Methodist Homes, Ossining, New York, 1948-1982, president, 1962-1975, honorary director, since 1982.

Board directors Agricultural Missions, Inc., 1950-1991, president, 1962-1976. Board directors, member executive committee Japan International Christian University Foundation, 1965-1991. President, trustee Open Space Institute, 1969-1972.

Trustee Natural Area Council, 1975-1985. Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Sawmill River Audubon Society (president 1984-1986), Nature Conservancy, World Affairs Council (Hartford), Mark Twain Memorial.

Connections

Married Mona McMillan, July 3, 1937. Children: Wallis H., Luanna Reid.

father:
James W. Reid

mother:
Anna (Hoch) Reid

spouse:
Mona McMillan

child:
Wallis H. Reid

child:
Luanna Reid