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Lawyer

William Eldred Jackson, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1944, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1952, District of Columbia 1960.

Background

Jackson, William Eldred was born on July 19, 1919 in Jamestown, New York, United States. Son of Robert Houghwout and Irene Alice (Gerhart) Jackson.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1941;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1944.

Career

Associate, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, New York City, 1947-1954;partner, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, since 1954. Chairman appellate division 1st Department Disciplinary Committee, 1985-1990. Vice Chairman.Internat.

Court Arbitration, 1988-1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1944, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1952, District of Columbia 1960.

Membership

Member staff Nuremburg trial. Trustee Supreme Court History Society, since 1987. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946.

Member American College Trial Lawyers, American Society International Law, Association Bar City New York (secretary 1953-1954), New York State Bar Association, American Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, American Judicature Society, Council Foreign Relations, Century Club, Downtown Club, Pilgrims Club, River Club.

Connections

Married Nancy Dabney Roosevelt, September 24, 1944. Children– Miranda, Melissa, Melanie, Melinda, Marina.

father:
Robert Houghwout Jackson

mother:
Irene Alice (Gerhart) Jackson

spouse:
Nancy Dabney Roosevelt

child:
Miranda Jackson

child:
Melissa Jackson

child:
Melanie Jackson

child:
Melinda Jackson

child:
Marina Jackson