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consultant , Lawyer , Real estate investor

James Barr White, American Lawyer, real estate investor, consultant. Bar: Massachusetts 1965.

Background

White, James Barr was born on June 13, 1941 in Haverhill, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Ned and Shirlee (Euster) White.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Tufts University, 1962. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1965. Master of Public Administration, Harvard University, 1988.

Career

Associate, Goulston & Storrs, Boston, 1965-1971;partner, Goulston & Storrs, Boston, 1971-1974;partner, Palmer & Dodge, Boston, 1974-1989;president, ELAW Corporation, Concord, Massachusetts, since 1992. Member of advisory committee Massachusetts Institute of Technology Center for Real Estate Development, Cambridge, 1987-1989. Director National Realty Committee, Washington, 1987-1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1965.

Membership

Chairman, member Town of Wayland Planning Board, Massachusetts, 1974-1978. Member Route 128 Area Committee, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1985-1987. Member Town of Lincoln Planning Board, 1991-2001, Town of Lincoln History District Commission, 1992-2001.

Board overseers New England Conservatory, 1995-1998. Chairman, board governors Quansoo Beach Association, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, 1998—2010. Director Boston History Center and Museum, Inc., since 1999, president, 2000-2004, president emeritus, since 2004, treasurer, since 2007.

Member of Bostonian Society (board directors 1990—2002), Handel and Haydn Society (governor 1985-1990, overseer 1990-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Piano.

Connections

Married Carol Klein, June 23, 1963. Children: Michael Andrew, Laurie Alison, Elizabeth Ellen.

father:
Ned White

mother:
Shirlee (Euster) White

spouse:
Carol Klein

children:
Michael Andrew White

Laurie Alison White

Elizabeth Ellen White