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Matthew Allen Towery, Sr., American lawyer. Bar: Georgia. Recipient National Bicentenniel Debate Champion award National Bicentennial Commission, 1976-1977; named National Freshman Legislation of Year, National Republican Party, 1993.

Background

Sr., Matthew Allen Towery, was born on December 6, 1959 in Atlanta. Son of Maurice Jean and Joan (Gilleland) T.

Education

Master of Philosophy, Cambridge (England) University, 1984. Juris Doctor cum laude, Stetson University, 1987.

Career

Speechwriter, special assistant to Mack F. Mattingly United States Senate, Washington, 1981-1982. Partner Towery, Thompson, Gulliver, and Bunch, Atlanta, 1987-1992. Member Georgia House Representatives, since 1993.

Of counsel Long Aldridge and norman, Atlanta, since 1995. Trustee Southeastern Legal Foundation, Atlanta, Pace Academy. Overseer college law Stetson University.

Membership

Republican nominee for lieutenant governor State of Georgia, 1990. Member Georgia Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association, Oxford-Cambridge Club, Cherokee Town and Country Club, National Color Graphics, Inc. (chairman since 1993), Friends of Newt Gingrich (chairman campaign committee since 1992). M C.

Connections

Married Marilea Jean Taglia. Children: Matthew Allen Junior, Katherine Alexandra.