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lawyer , business consultant

John Newton Mitchell, Lawyer, business consultant. Bar: New York 1938-1975. Campaign manager for Richard M. Nixon, 1968; chairman Committee to Re-elect President, 1972. With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American Bar Association (local government section). M C.

Background

Mitchell, John Newton was born on September 5, 1913 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Joseph Charles and Margaret Agnes (McMahon) Mitchell.

Education

Student, Fordham University, 1932-1934;Bachelor of Laws, Fordham University, 1938;postgraduate law, St. John's U., 1938-1939.

Career

Associate firm, Caldwell & Raymond, New York City, 1938-1942;partner, Caldwell, Trimble & Mitchell, 1942-1966;partner, Nixon, Mudge, Rose, Guthrie, Alexander & Mitchell, 1967-1968;attorney general United States, 1969-1972.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1938-1975.

Membership

Campaign manager for Richard M. Nixon, 1968. Chairman Committee to Re-elect President, 1972. With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Member American Bar Association (local government section). M C.

Connections

Married Martha Beall, 1957 (separated 1973) (deceased 1976). Children: John Newton III, Jill Elizabeth Mitchell Reed, Martha.

father:
Joseph Charles Mitchell

mother:
Margaret Agnes (McMahon) Mitchell

spouse:
Martha Beall

child:
John Newton III Mitchell

child:
Jill Elizabeth Mitchell Reed Mitchell

child:
Martha Mitchell