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John Harvey Whitworth, Edit Profile

John Harvey Whitworth,, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1961, New York 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Ct.1965. Member advisory board National Arboretum, Washington, 1986-1988; member vestry St. Peter's Church at Lithgow, Millbrook, New York, since 1987. Served with United States Army, 1955-1957. Member Southwestern Legal Foundation (trustee since 1986, chairman International and Company Law Center 1984-1985).

Background

Whitworth,, John Harvey was born on August 13, 1933 in Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States. Son of John Harvey Senior and Clara Gladys (Tudor) Whitworth.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Mississippi, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Mississippi, 1961. Student, University Delhi, India, 1959.

Career

Associate, Dewey Ballantine, New York City, 1961-1969;partner, Dewey Ballantine, New York City, 1969-1993.

Membership

Member advisory board National Arboretum, Washington, 1986-1988. Member vestry St. Peter's Church at Lithgow, Millbrook, New York, since 1987. Served with United States Army, 1955-1957.

Member Southwestern Legal Foundation (trustee since 1986, chairman International and Company Law Center 1984-1985). Clubs: Knickerbocker (New York City), Sandanona Hare Hounds (Millbrook, New York ).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: landscape gardening, dogs.