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Lawyer

William Hearne Rockwell, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1950.

Background

Rockwell, William Hearne was born on October 28, 1919 in Taunton, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Julius and Alice (Hearne) Rockwell.

Education

Graduate Philips Academy. Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1941, Master of Arts, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1950.

Career

Associate Donovan, Leisure, Newton & Irvine, 1950—1951. Assistant secretary The Valve Manufacturers Association, 1951—1955. Secretary American Carpet Institute, Inc., 1956—1966, secretary treasurer, 1966—1968.

Secretary, general counsel American National Standards Institute, New York City, since 1969, vice president, since 1984. General counsel Contemporary Dance, Inc., since 1962, Rondo Dance Theatre, Inc., since 1970, Montserrat Foundation, since 1972, Product Liability Prevention Conference, since 1974, Turns and Caicos Foundation, since 1985. Major Transportation Corps, Army of the United States, 1941-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1950.

Membership

Member board ethics Town of Pound Ridge, New York. President Heritage Hills Society, Ltd. Board directors Heritage Hills Society,Ltd.

Member American Bar Association (anti-trust committee), Association Bar City New York, American Society Association Executives (legal committee), New York Society Association Executives, National Safety Council, National Panel Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association, Columbia Law School Alumni Association (director), Pound Ridge Land Conservancy, Belham River Valley Country Club, Montserrat Yacht Club, Pound Ridge Tennis Club, New York Athletic Club, University Club Washington, Heritage Hills Golf Club.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Virginia Goode, February 3, 1948. Children: Enid Rockwell, Karen Rockwell, William Goode Rockwell (deceased).

father:
Julius Rockwell

mother:
Alice (Hearne) Rockwell

spouse:
Elizabeth Virginia Goode

child:
William Goode Rockwell Rockwell (deceased)

child:
Karen Rockwell

child:
Enid Rockwell