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Lawyer

James Murdock Fulton, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1939, New York 1940. Chairman finance committee Martha's Vineyard Hospital; Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, West Chop Association, Mink Meadows Association, Vineyard Haven Yacht Club.

Background

Fulton, James Murdock was born on January 2, 1914 in Cincinnati. Son of Herbert F. and Marie Louise (Murdock) Fulton.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, Yale University, 1935;Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1938.

Career

Associate, Tomkins, Boal & Tomkins, New York City, 1939-1941, 45-51;associate general attorney, Merck & Company, Inc., Rahway, New Jersey, 1951-1953;general attorney, Merck & Company, Inc., Rahway, New Jersey, 1953-1955;counsel, Merck Sharp & Dohme International, 1955-1961;general counsel, Merck Sharp & Dohme International, 1961-1970;general counsel, secretary, Merck Sharp & Dohme International, 1970-1971;vice president, general counsel, secretary, Merck Sharp & Dohme International, 1972-1974;vice president legal affairs, Merck Sharp & Dohme International, 1975-1977;secretary, Merck Sharp & Dohme International, 1975-1976;chairman, board directors, Tivoli Industries, Santa Ana, California, from 1976. Board directors Red Devil, Inc., Union, New Jersey, Woodclins Designers Inc., Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1939, New York 1940.

Membership

Chairman finance committee Martha's Vineyard Hospital. Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, West Chop Association, Mink Meadows Association, Vineyard Haven Yacht Club.

Connections

Married Anne Hall O'Connor, February 23, 1943. Children: Pattison, Judith Hodd, Millicent Barnard, Joan Murdock, James Murdock Junior.

father:
Herbert F. Fulton

mother:
Marie Louise (Murdock) Fulton

spouse:
Anne Hall O'Connor

child:
Pattison Fulton

child:
Judith Hodd Fulton

child:
Millicent Barnard Fulton

child:
Joan Murdock Fulton

child:
James Murdock Junior Fulton