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James Coffin Greene, American lawyer, director. Bar: California 1940.

Background

Greene, James Coffin was born on February 18, 1915 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of A. Crawford and Natalie (Coffin) Greene.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1936. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1939.

Career

Associate O'Melveny & Myers, Los Angeles, 1939-1953, partner, 1953-1987. Board directors Great Western Finance Corporation, American Mutual Fund, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1940.

Membership

Past President Los Angeles Committee Foreign Relations. Trustee emeritus Claremont University Center. Trustee California History Society, 1980-1986, Pacific Oaks, Pasadena, California, Thacher School, Ojai, California, University California, Santa Barbara Foundation, Museum Contemporary Art, Los Los Angeles.

Member American, Los Angeles County bar associations, State Bar California.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Rollins, June 20, 1940. Children: Natalie Whittier Greene, Carl Rollins (deceased), Sarah Elizabeth Kiilsgaard, James Coffin.

father:
A. Crawford Greene

mother:
Natalie (Coffin) Greene

spouse:
Elizabeth Rollins

child:
Natalie Whittier Greene

child:
Carl Rollins Greene (deceased)

child:
Sarah Elizabeth Kiilsgaard Greene

child:
James Coffin Greene