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John Ray Berryhill Edit Profile

Lawyer

John Ray Berryhill, American lawyer. Bar: California 1943. Scholar John Bell Moon, 1940-1941.

Background

Berryhill, John Ray was born on September 14, 1914 in Tulare, California, United States. Son of John Wilbur and Gladys Alma (Ray) Berryhill.

Education

AB, California State University-Fresno, 1938. Juris Doctor, University California-San Francisco, 1941.

Career

Agent Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1941—1946. Member firm Calvin Russell, Tulare, 1946—1947. Partner Russell, Berryhill, and Henry, 1947—1949.

Sole practice John R. Berryhill, 1949—1958. Partner Berryhill and Kuney, 1958—1974, Berryhill, Kuney and Buckhardt, 1974—1984, Berryhill and Kuney, since 1984. Instructor commercial law American Institute Banking, 1956—1957.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1943.

Membership

Government appeal agent Local Board 75, California, 1954—1961. City attorney Tulare, 1950—1980. Active Tulare County History Society, Tulare City History Society.

Member Tulare Chamber of Commerce, president, 1960. Member of Society Former Special Agents, American Bar Association, Tulare County Bar Association (president 1956), California State Bar Association, Rotary Club 1962-1963, Elks Club.

Connections

Married Helen Johanna Schorling, October 10, 1941. Children: John Arthur, Bruce Ray, Keith Richard.

father:
John Wilbur Berryhill

mother:
Gladys Alma (Ray) Berryhill

spouse:
Helen Johanna Schorling

child:
John Arthur Berryhill

child:
Bruce Ray Berryhill

child:
Keith Richard Berryhill