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John Jacob Getgey,

John Jacob Getgey,, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1960. Recipient George Washington Honor Medal award, Freedom's Foundation Valley Forge. Trustee Volunteer Lawyers Poor Foundation; Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers; member: American Bar Association, Ohio Academy Trial Lawyers (president), Association Trial Lawyers America (board governors), Cincinnati Bar Association (president), Ohio Bar Association, University Cincinnati Club.

Background

Getgey,, John Jacob was born on July 30, 1933 in Cincinnati. Son of John Jacob and Ruth Evelyn (Glidewell) Getgey.

Education

AB, Denison University, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Cincinnati, 1960.

Career

Associate Steer, Strauss & Adair, 1960—1962. Partner White, Getgey & Meyer, Cincinnati, since 1962. Solicitor Village of Terrace Park, 1980—1984.

Director Ohio Bar Liability Insurance Company. Lecturer College Advocacy, Georgetown University, 1981, Harvard Law School, 1982—1983. With United States Army, 1955-1957, with Judge Advocate General Corps United States Army Reserve, 1957-1961.

Membership

Trustee Volunteer Lawyers Poor Foundation. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers. Member: American Bar Association, Ohio Academy Trial Lawyers (president), Association Trial Lawyers America (board governors), Cincinnati Bar Association (president), Ohio Bar Association, University Cincinnati Club.

Connections

Married Harriet Patricia Getgey, September 14, 1963. Children: John Jay, James P., Carolyn A., Stephen W.