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Walter Lee Price Edit Profile

Lawyer

Walter Lee Price was American lawyer. Bar: Tennessee 1936, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959.

Background

Price, Walter Lee was born on March 14, 1914 in Johnson City, Tennessee, United States. Son of Samuel Walter and Nannie Lee (Ratcliff) Price.

Education

Student, Milligan College, 1933. Juris Doctor, University Tennessee, 1936.

Career

Partner Price & Price, Johnson City, Tennessee, 1936-1940, 45-59. Special agent Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1940-1945. Partner Bryant, Price, Cantor, Fox, Booze & Taylor, Johnson City, Tennessee, 1959-1989.

General counsel Johnson City Medical Center Hospital, Inc., 1989-1994. Retired, 1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: Tennessee 1936, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959.

Membership

President Christian Home for Aged, Inc., Johnson City, 1963-1972. Board directors Sister Cities, International, Johnson City, since 1963. Board directors Tennessee Higher Education Commission, 1973-1989, vice chairman, 1977-1984, chairman, 1984-1987.

Fellow American College Probate Counsel. Member American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Tennessee Bar Association, Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association, Washington County Bar Association, Law Science Academy, American Arbitration Association, American Academy Hospital Attorneys, North Johnson City Rotary (president 1973-1974), Johnson City Evening Rotary (president 1991-1992).

Connections

Married Esda Masters, September 25, 1939.

father:
Samuel Walter Price

mother:
Nannie Lee (Ratcliff) Price

spouse:
Esda Masters