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Lawyer

John Temple Maginnis, American lawyer. Bar: United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1947, United States Supreme Court 1960. Member of American Bar Association (chairman section corporation banking), Houston Chamber of Commerce Chamber (board directors), Texas Bar Association (chairman section corporation banking), International Bar Association, American Bar Foundation, Houston Country, Petroleum (Houston).

Background

Maginnis, John Temple was born on January 5, 1906 in Alexandria, Louisiana, United States. Son of Albert and Ethel (McKinney) Maginnis.

Education

Rice University (Bachelor of Arts, 1927). University of Texas (Bachelor of Laws, with highest honors, 1930). Phi Delta Phi; Order of the Coif.

Chancellors. Editor, Texas Law Review, 1929-1930. Editor, The Business Lawyer, 1968-1969.

Career

Partner Baker & Botts, Houston, since 1930. Director Entex Inc., 1970—1976. Member legal advisory committee New York Stock Exchange, 1972—1976.

Served to lieutenant Commander United States Navy, 1942-1945, World World War II.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1947, United States Supreme Court 1960.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association (chairman section corporation banking), Houston Chamber of Commerce Chamber (board directors), Texas Bar Association (chairman section corporation banking), International Bar Association, American Bar Foundation, Houston Country, Petroleum (Houston).

Connections

Married Doris Harrington Maginnis, April 11, 1953 (deceased 1979). Married Jayne Miller Maginnis, November 1, 1984.

father:
Albert Maginnis

mother:
Ethel (McKinney) Maginnis

spouse:
Doris Harrington Maginnis

spouse:
Jayne Miller Maginnis