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J ELAM, American Lawyer, Partner of CONE MILLS CORPORATION.


ELAM, J was born on September 30, 1926 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States.


University of North Carolina (Bachelor of Science, 1950. Bachelor of Laws, 1952). Phi Delta Phi. President, North Carolina League of Municipalities, 1971-1972.

Chairman, Process Gas Consumers Group, 1978-1986. President, Board of Trustees, Graduate School of Business, University of Virginia, 1982-1984. Assistant Professor, Public Law and Government, University of North Carolina, 1952-1954.

City Council, Greensboro, 1965-1973. Member, United States. Environmental Protection Agency, Regional Advisory Committee, since 1981.

Mayor, Greensboro, 1969-1971. Mayor Pro Tempore, 1965-1967, 1971-1973. President, University of North Carolina Law Alumni, 1962.


Working as a partner of CONE MILLS CORPORATION. Admitted to the bar, 1952, North Carolina. 1954, United States. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina and United States. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit.

1958, United States. Supreme Court. 1986, District of Columbia.


Greensboro, North Carolina (Member, Corporate Counsel Comm., since 1952), Federal Energy and American (Member, Sections on: Administrative Law. Antitrust Law; Corporation.