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Lawyer

Kenneth William Greenawalt, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1929, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1933. Recipient Woodford prize Cornell University, 1927, American Bar Association Gavel award, 1962, George Washington Honor medal Freedoms Foundation, 1962.

Background

Greenawalt, Kenneth William was born on October 9, 1903 in Town of Wall Street, Colorado, United States. Son of William Eckert and Cora May (Cornell) Greenawalt.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Cornell University, 1927.

Career

Since practiced in New York Cityassociate, Sackett, Chapman, Brown & Cross, 1927-1930;associate, Davies, Auerbach & Cornell, 1930-1944;member, Davies, Auerbach & Cornell, 1944-1949;member, Davies, Hardy Ives & Lawther (now Windels, Marx, Davies & Ives), 1949-1985;member of faculty, Practising Law Institute, 1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1929, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1933.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor to legal publications. Guest participant radio, television programs.

Membership

Member Edgemont School District Board Education, Scarsdale, New York, 1957-1962, Metropolitan Opera Guild. Member board regents Long Island College Hospital. Member General Council Congregational Christian Churches, 1952-1958.

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers, Society Values in Higher Education (director). Member Academy Political Science, American Academy Political and Social Science, American Bar Association (committees), New York Bar Association (committees), American Judicature Society, Bar Association City New York (committees), Cornell Law Association, New York State Veterinary Medical Society (honorary), Veterinary Medical Association New York City (honorary), Sigma Delta Chi, Phi Sigma Kappa, Phi Delta Phi, Sphinx Head (Cornell). Clubs: Cornell of New York City and Westchester County, Westchester County Tennis (past president).

Fox Meadow Tennis (Scarsdale). Harbor View (New York City).

Connections

Married Martha Frances Sloan, September 3, 1929. Children: William Sloan, Robert Kent, Ann Cornell Greenawalt Abernethy, Kim Chandler.

father:
William Eckert Greenawalt

mother:
Cora May (Cornell) Greenawalt

spouse:
Martha Frances Sloan

child:
William Sloan Greenawalt

child:
Robert Kent Greenawalt

child:
Ann Cornell Greenawalt Abernethy Greenawalt

child:
Kim Chandler Greenawalt