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Lee Welch, American bank executive. Bar: Tennessee 1966. Board directors Boys Clubs Memphis, 1975—1988, Tennessee Commission on Human Development, 1979—1988; member Leadership Memphis, 1979—1980; Member of Tennessee Bar Association, American Bar Association.

Background

Welch, Lee was born on February 29, 1940 in Starkville, Mississippi, United States. Son of Claude Lee and Geraldine Elizabeth (Robinson) Welch.

Education

Mississippi State University (Bachelor of Arts, with special honors, 1962). Duke University; University of Virginia (Juris Doctor, 1966).

Career

Worked at Martin, Tate, Morrow & Marston, P.C. (Memphis, Tennessee) specializing in Banking Law, Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate and Securities Law. Admitted to the bar, 1966, Tennessee. Phi Kappa Phi; Omicron Delta Kappa.

Phi Eta Sigma. Executive Vice President and General Counsel, First Tennessee National Corporation and First Tennessee Bank National Association, 1971-1990). Member: Association of Bank Holding Companies Lawyers' Committee 1972-1988 (Chair, 1983-1984). American Society of Corporate Secretaries, 1974-1980.

Tennessee Human Rights Commission 1979-1985. Tennessee Business Corporation Act, Revision Committee. Member: Memphis, Tennessee and American Bar Associations.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee 1966.

Membership

Member: Association of Bank Holding Companies Lawyers' Committee 1972-1988 (Chair, 1983-1984). American Society of Corporate Secretaries, 1974-1980. Tennessee Human Rights Commission 1979-1985.

Tennessee Business Corporation Act, Revision Committee. Member: Memphis, Tennessee and American Bar Associations.

Connections

father:
Claude Lee Welch

mother:
Geraldine Elizabeth (Robinson) Welch