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Jack Vickrey

Lawyer

Jack Vickrey, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1939, Georgia 1963, United States Supreme Court 1978, United States District Court (5th circuit) 1981, United States District Court (10th circuit) 1982, United States District Court (DC circuit) 1983. Recipient Outstanding Service award, American Petroleum Institute, 1971.

Background

Vickrey, Jack was born on December 5, 1915 in Hico, Texas, United States. Son of Azel Alva and Irene (Higgins) Vickrey.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Texas, 1939.

Career

Associate Beasley & Beasley, Beeville, Texas, 1939—1940. Special agent Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1940—1943. Attorney Mobil Oil Corporation, 1946—1962.

Vice president, general counsel Colonial Pipeline Company, Atlanta, 1962—1973. Partner Andrews, Kurth, Campbell & Jones, 1973—1976, Vickrey & Alsup, Predecessor Firms Vickrey & Doggett. Private practice Houston, from 1976.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1939, Georgia 1963, United States Supreme Court 1978, United States District Court (5th circuit) 1981, United States District Court (10th circuit) 1982, United States District Court (DC circuit) 1983.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Association Oil Pipelines (advisory), Texas Utility Lawyers Association (president 1984), Association Former Federal Bureau of Investigation Agents, Federal Energy Bar Association, Association Transportation Practitioners, Houston Bar Association, Georgia Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Houston Petroleum Club, Peachtree Golf Club (Atlanta),, Houston Country Club, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Anita English, December 24, 1940. Children: Jack, Nancy Vickrey Banks, Lori.

father:
Azel Alva Vickrey

mother:
Irene (Higgins) Vickrey

spouse:
Anita English

child:
Jack Vickrey

child:
Nancy Vickrey Banks Vickrey

child:
Lori Vickrey