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Lawyer

John Howard Joynt, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1931, United States Supreme Court 1943, Virginia 1971.

Background

Joynt, John Howard was born on February 6, 1903 in Birmingham, Alabama, United States. Son of John Howard and Minnie Lee (Spencer) Joynt.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1925. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1931.

Career

Associate Janney, Blair & Curtis, New York City, 1931—1932. Private practice Washington, 1932—1970, Alexandria, Virginia, since 1970. Examiner United States Patent Office, Washington, 1928—1931.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1931, United States Supreme Court 1943, Virginia 1971.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Trustee Carnegie-Mellon University, Carlyle House Foundation. Life sponsor Ducks Unlimited. Trustee, past president History Alexandria Foundation.

Chairman Alexandria History Restoration and Preservation Commission. Sponsor Lee-Jackson Memorial Foundation. Life member National Trust History Preservation.

Member of American Bar Association, Bar Association District of Columbia, American Judicature Society, American Patent Law Association, Maryland (Baltimore), City Tavern (Washington), Theta Xi, Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married May Aberdeen Lepley, October 10, 1932. Children: John Howard III, Martha Maria.

father:
John Howard Joynt

mother:
Minnie Lee (Spencer) Joynt

spouse:
May Aberdeen Lepley

child:
John Howard III Joynt

child:
Martha Maria Joynt