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SOL GOODELL, American Lawyer, Partner of STAFF ATTORNEYS.

Background

Goodell, Sol was born on August 24, 1906 in St. Louis. Son of Abram and Jennie (Silverberg) Goodell.

Education

University of Texas (Bachelor of Laws, 1929). Chancellors; Order of the Coif. Student Editor, 1928.

Chairman, 1929; Faculty Chairman, 1930, Texas Law Review.

Career

Worked at Thompson & Knight, A Professional Corporation. Admitted to the bar, 1929, Texas. Chancellors; Order of the Coif.

Student Editor, 1928. Chairman, 1929; Faculty Chairman, 1930, Texas Law Review. Instructor in Law, University of Texas, 1929-1930.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1929.

Membership

Former Chairman of the Board Greenhill School, Dallas. Former trustee board development U.Tex., Dallas. Former trustee, vice president Excellence in Education Foundation.

Formersec., trustee Goals for Dallas. Former trustee Dallas Grand Opera Association. Former president Foundation for Callier Center and Communication Disorders.

Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, Dallas Bar Association, State Bar Texas, Columbian Country Club.

Connections

Married Beatrice Cholden, February 24, 1946 (deceased March 1998). Children: Thomas C., Susan Jean.

father:
Abram Goodell

mother:
Jennie (Silverberg) Goodell

spouse:
Beatrice Cholden

child:
Thomas C. Goodell

child:
Susan Jean Goodell