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Lawyer , business executive

Jesse Gibson Heiges, Lawyer, business executive. Bar: New York bar 1939. Served as Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American Bar Association, New York Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Palm Beach Civic Association.

Background

Heiges, Jesse Gibson was born on September 19, 1914 in near Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Jesse Shearer and Susan (Fickes) Heiges.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ursinus College, 1935;Doctor of Laws, Ursinus College, 1974;Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1938.

Career

Attorney, Mudge, Stern, Williams & Tucker, New York City, 1939-1943, 46-50;attorney, Pfizer Inc., New York City, 1950-1956;secretary, Pfizer Inc., New York City, 1956-1969;general counsel, Pfizer Inc., New York City, 1956-1979;vice president, Pfizer Inc., New York City, 1967-1979;director, Pfizer Inc., New York City, 1960-1979;corporation advisory council, Pfizer Inc., New York City, 1983-1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York bar 1939.

Membership

Served as lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American Bar Association, New York Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Palm Beach Civic Association Clubs: River of New York, West Side Tennis of Forest Hills (governor 1955-1962). Maidstone (East Hampton) (governor from 1982).

Bath and Tennis (Palm Beach, Florida), Everglades (Palm Beach, Florida).

Connections

Married Virginia M. Rodgers, April 20, 1957.

father:
Jesse Shearer Heiges

mother:
Susan (Fickes) Heiges

spouse:
Virginia M. Rodgers