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Mary Louise Ryan Ray, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1980, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1993, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1994.

Background

Ray, Mary Louise Ryan was born on December 8, 1954 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Cornelius O'Brien and Mary Anne (Kelley) Ray.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University Texas, 1976. Juris Doctor, St. Mary's University, San Antonio, 1980.

Career

Associate Kelley & Ryan, Houston, 1980-1982, R.W. Armstrong, Brownsville, 1982-1983. Partner Armstrong & Ray, 1983-1987. Shareholder Ransome and Ray, Professional Corporation, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1980, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1993, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1994.

Membership

Board directors Brownsville Society for Crippled Children, 1984-1995, president, 1992-1993. Board directors Valley Zoological Society, since 1990, president, 2005-2006. Board directors United Way of Southern Cameron County, 1989-1995, president, 1994.

Board directors Crippled Children's Foundation, Brownsville, since 1989. Board directors Episcopal Day School Foundation, 1995-2002, 04—, president, 1995-2002. Board directors Brownsville Economic Development Council, 2006-2009.

Member Brownsville Community Foundation (trustees since 2008). Fellow Texas Bar Foundation (life). Member Texas Bar Association, Cameron County Bar Association (board directors 1990-1999, president 1998), Brownsville C. of Chamber (board directors 1998-1999).

Connections

Married Marshall Ransome Ray, January 30, 1982. Children: Siobhan Elisabeth Kelley, Johanna Frances Morris, Jonathan Jordan Willson.

father:
Cornelius O'Brien Ray

mother:
Mary Anne (Kelley) Ray

spouse:
Marshall Ransome Ray

children:
Siobhan Elisabeth Kelley Ray

Johanna Frances Morris Ray

Jonathan Jordan Willson Ray