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Lawyer

Jacob Neafie Mitchell, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1946, United States District Court (middle district) Pennsylvania 1949, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1980.

Background

Mitchell, Jacob Neafie was born on November 15, 1919 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Jacob Neafie and Madelin L. (Gray) Mitchell.

Education

Bachelor of Philosophy, Dickinson College, 1941. Bachelor of Laws, Dickinson School Law., 1943.

Career

Associate candor Youngman & Gibson, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 1946—1951. Partner, 1951—1964, Greevy, Knittle & Mitchell, Williamsport, 1964—1975, Mitchell & Mitchell, Williamsport, 1976—1980. President Mitchell, Mitchell & Gray, PC, from 1980.

With United States Navy, 1943-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1946, United States District Court (middle district) Pennsylvania 1949, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1980.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Grays Run Hunting (Trout Run, Pennsylvania), Antlers Country (Williamsport), American Judicature Society, Defense Research Institute, Pennsylvania Defense Institute, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association (board governors 1959-1960, ethics committee 1969-1970), Lycoming Law Association (president 1959, chairman public relations committee 1964-1975, chairman medical-legal committee 1974-1981, bench-bar committee since 1983), Ross (Williamsport), Williamsport Wheel.

Connections

Life partner Jane Spotts, September 26, 1942. Children: Edward S., Patricia Mitchell Fegley, Christine Mitchell Fox, Susan Mitchell Nagy.

father:
Jacob Neafie Mitchell

mother:
Madelin L. (Gray) Mitchell

child:
Edward S. Mitchell

child:
Patricia Mitchell Fegley Mitchell

child:
Christine Mitchell Fox Mitchell

child:
Susan Mitchell Nagy Mitchell