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Lawyer

James Malcolm Sibley, American lawyer. Bar: Georgia 1942.

Background

Sibley, James Malcolm was born on August 5, 1919 in Atlanta. Son of John Adams and Nettie Whitaker (Cone) Sibley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1941; student, Woodrow Wilson School Law, 1942; student, Harvard Law School, 1945-1946.

Career

Associate King & Spalding, Atlanta, 1942-1947, partner, 1947-1991. Board directors Summit Industries, Inc. Executive committee, member public affairs committee Coca-Cola Company, 1979-1991.

Chairman executive committee John H. Harland Company, 1963-1991. Chairman executive committee, member compensation committee Trust Company of Georgia, 1975-1992. Member executive committee, member compensation committee SunTrust Bank Banks, Inc., 1985-1992.

With United States Air Force, 1942-1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: Georgia 1942.

Membership

Trustee Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation, Lettie Pate Evans Foundation, A.G. Rhodes Home, Inc., Robert W. Woodruff Foundation, Inc. (formerly Trebor Foundation). Trustee emeritus John H. and Wilhelmina D. Harland Charitable Foundation, Inc., Berry College, The Lovett School, Callaway Gardens Foundation, Emory University.

Member American Bar Association, Georgia Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association, American College Probate Counsel, American Bar Foundation, American Law Institute, Piedmont Driving Club, Commerce Club.

Connections

Married Karen Norris, April 6, 1942. Children: Karen Mariea, James Malcolm Junior, Jack Norris, Elsa Alexandria Victoria, Quintus Whitaker.

father:
John Adams Sibley

mother:
Nettie Whitaker (Cone) Sibley

spouse:
Karen Norris

child:
Jack Norris Sibley

child:
James Malcolm Junior Sibley

child:
Elsa Alexandria Victoria Sibley

child:
Karen Mariea Sibley

child:
Quintus Whitaker Sibley