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manufacturer company executive , lawyer

Rosser Lynn Malone, American manufacturer company executive, lawyer. Recipient Hatton W. Sumners award Southwestern Legal Foundation, 1956.


Malone, Rosser Lynn was born on September 9, 1910 in Roswell, New Mexico, United States. Son of Rosser Lynn and Edna (Littlefield) Malone.


Bachelor of Laws, Washington and Lee University, 1932, Doctor of Laws, 1958. Doctor of Laws, Cumberland U., 1958, College William and Mary, Missouri Valley College, Oklahoma City University, University B.C., 1959, U. New Mexico, 1960.


Admitted to New Mexico bar, 1932, New York bar, 1968. Practiced in Roswell, 1932-1937. City attorney, Roswell, 1936-1942.

Partner firm Atwood & Malone, 1937-1967. Deputy attorney general United States, 1952-1953. Vice president, general counsel General Motors Corporation, 1967-1974.

Director Security National Bank of Roswell, chairman, 1960-1967.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to professional publications, articles legal journal.


God created humans to be able to innovate and evaluate new forms of living that will encourage development of the fullest potential in individuals.


Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.


The demands of modern life may leave someone stressed and overloaded, or isolated and feeling useless. Be persistent, and success will be definitely achieved.


Member Board Bar Examiners New Mexico, 1949-1962. Member President Commission Law Enforcement, 1965-1967. Member American Revolution Bicentennial Commission, 1967-1970.

Member Administrative Conference United States, 1968-1972. Trustee Southwestern Legal Foundation, Dallas, 1948-1974, Law Center Foundation of New York University, Southern Methodist U., 1961-1973. Served Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers (regent 1963-1967), American Bar Foundation. Member Institute Judicial Administration (president-elect 1973-1974), Roswell Chamber of Commerce (president 1940-1941), American (house delegations 1946-1974, governor 1951-1954, president, 1958-1959), Chaves County (president, 1939-1940) bar associations, American Law Institute (council 1959), National Council Legal Clinics (director 1959-1965), State Bar New Mexico, American Judicature Society, New York State, Federal (honorary), Canadian (honorary) bar associations, Association Bar City New York, Bara Mexicana (honorary), Order of Coif (honorary), Sigma Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Metropolitan, Century Association (New York City): Meadow Brook (New York): Roswell Country.


Married Elizabeth L. Amis, October 10, 1934.

Rosser Lynn Malone

Edna (Littlefield) Malone

Elizabeth L. Amis