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educator , Lawyer

Paul Graves Chevigny, American law educator. Bar: New York 1961, United States District Court Southern District New York 1963, United States Court Appeals 5th Circuit 1964, United States Court Appeals 2nd Circuit 1969, United States Supreme Court 1972. Member American Bar Association, Association American Law Schools.

Background

Chevigny, Paul Graves was born on July 12, 1935 in Seattle, Washington, United States. Son of Hector and Claire (Graves) Chevigny.

Education

Yale University (Bachelor of Arts, 1957). Harvard University Law School (Bachelor of Laws, 1960).

Career

Associate Hughes Hubbard & Reed, New York City, 1961—1964. Director Harlem Neighborhood Legal Assistance, 1965-1966. Member legal staff New York Civil Liberties Union, 1966-1977.

Associate professor New York University School Law, 1977—1981, professor, since 1981, Joel S. and Anne B. Ehrenkranz professor law. Served United States Army, 1960-1961.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1961, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1963, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1964, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1969, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972.

Works

Membership

Board of directors Americans Watch, New York City, since 1986, Mechanical Engineering Watch, since 1990. With United States Army, 1960-1961. Member Association American Law Schools, American Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: jazz music.

Connections

Married Bell Gale, July 24, 1964. Children: Katy, Blue.

father:
Hector Chevigny

mother:
Claire (Graves) Chevigny

spouse:
Bell Gale

children:
Katy Chevigny

Blue Chevigny