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John Harrington Brinsley, American Lawyer. Bar: California 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970. Board of directors, Executive Committee Los Angeles chapter American Red Cross. Served with United States Navy, 1951-1954. Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers; member Association Business TrialLawyers (president 1976-1977, governor 1975-1978), Los Angeles County Bar Association (president 1979-1980).

Background

Brinsley, John Harrington was born on December 29, 1933 in New York City. Son of George C. and Charlotte S. Brinsley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1958;Bachelor of Laws, Cornell Univercity, 1960.

Career

Worked at Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP. Admitted to the bar, 1961, California. Recipient, 1994 Maynard Toll Award, Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Member, Board of Trustees, 1974-1980 and President, 1979-1980, Los Angeles County Bar Association. Member, Board of Governors, 1975-1978 and President, 1976-1977, Association of Business Trial Lawyers. Member, Board of Directors, Constitutional Rights Foundation, 1983-1989.

Member, 1983-1990 and Chair, 1988-1990, Board of Directors, Western Center on Law and Poverty. Member, Chancery Club. Member: Board of Directors, California Supreme Court Historical Society, 1993—.

Executive Committee, Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law Section, State Bar of California, 1993—, Treasurer, 1995-1996. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers. American Bar Foundation.

Member: American Law Institute.

Membership

Member, Board of Trustees, 1974-1980 and President, 1979-1980, Los Angeles County Bar Association. Member, Board of Governors, 1975-1978 and President, 1976-1977, Association of Business Trial Lawyers. Member, Board of Directors, Constitutional Rights Foundation, 1983-1989.

Member, 1983-1990 and Chair, 1988-1990, Board of Directors, Western Center on Law and Poverty. Member, Chancery Club. Member: Board of Directors, California Supreme Court Historical Society, 1993—.

Executive Committee, Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law Section, State Bar of California, 1993—, Treasurer, 1995-1996. Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers. American Bar Foundation.

Connections

Married Louise Cummings, November 6, 1965. Children– John Harrington, Christopher C.