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Richard Davis RIVERS

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Richard Davis Rivers, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1961. Member Philadelphia Bar Association, Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture, St. Andrew's Society, Union League Philadelphia, Merion Cricket, Westmorleand (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania).

Background

Rivers, Richard Davis was born on January 22, 1934 in New Haven. Son of Burke and Phyllis E. (McCausl) Rivers.

Education

Haverford College (Bachelor of Arts, 1955). University of Pennsylvania (Bachelor of Laws, cum laude, 1960). Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review, 1958-1960.

Associate, Dechert, Price & Rhoads, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1960-1966. General Counsel, Campbell Soups International, Camden, New Jersey, 1966-1971. Vice president and General Counsel, Bio-Medical Sciences, Fairfield, New Jersey, 1971-1973.

Trustee: Pikeville College. Pikeville, KY, 1989; Wyoming Seminary, Kingston, PA, 1985-1981888. Member, National Coal Association.

Career

Associate member firm Dechert, Price & Rhoads, Philadelphia, 1960-1966. General counsel Campbell's Soups International, Camden, New Jersey, 1966-1971. Vice president, general counsel Bio-Medical Sciences, Inc., Fairfield, 1971-1973, Berwind Group, Philadelphia, 1973-1993, Berwind Natural Resources Corporation, Philadelphia, since 1993.

Membership

Member Philadelphia Bar Association, Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture, St. Andrew's Society, Union League Philadelphia, Merion Cricket, Westmorleand (Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania). Clubs: Union League Philadelphia, Merion Cricket. Westamoreland (Wikles-Barre, Pennsylvania).

Connections

Married Virginia F. Gavian, January 31, 1959. Children: Matthew McC. Jessica W., Stephen B.

father:
Burke Rivers

mother:
Phyllis E. (McCausl) Rivers

spouse:
Virginia F. Gavian

child:
Matthew McC. Jessica W. Rivers

child:
Stephen B. Rivers