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Lawyer

Morris McKnight Doyle, American lawyer. Bar: California 1932.

Background

Doyle, Morris McKnight was born on January 4, 1909 in Bishop, California, United States. Son of Guy P. and Helen (McKnight) Doyle.

Education

AB, Stanford University, 1929. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1932. Doctor of Humane Letters, National College Education, 1965.

Career

Associate McCutchen, Olney, Mannon & Greene, San Francisco, 1932-1942. Partner McCutchen, Thomas, Matthew, Griffiths & Greene, 1942-1958, McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, from 1958.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1932.

Membership

Trustee Stanford University, 1959-1979, president board trustees, 1962-1965. Trustee, chairman James Irvine Foundation, 1965-1989. Director Stanford Research Institute.

Board overseers Hoover Institution. Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers. Member American, California San Francisco bar associations, Bar Association City New York, American Law Institute, American Judicature Society Clubs: Pacific Union, Bohemian, Commonwealth (San Francisco).

Connections

Married Juliet H. Clapp, September 15, 1934 (deceased 1985). Children: Barbara Doyle Roupe, Thomas M. Married Jean G. Kuhn, May 10, 1986.

father:
Guy P. Doyle

mother:
Helen (McKnight) Doyle

spouse:
Juliet H. Clapp

spouse:
Jean G. Kuhn

child:
Barbara Doyle Roupe Doyle

child:
Thomas M Doyle