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William Howard Townsend, American Lawyer. Bar: South Carolina. 1951, United States District Court (eastern district) South Carolina. 1954, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1961. First lieutenant Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Army, 1952-1955. Member American College Real Estate Lawyers, Summit Club.

Background

Townsend, William Howard was born on June 17, 1929 in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. Son of Fred DuPre and Dollie (Walker) Townsend.

Education

AB, Washington & Lee University, 1950;Bachelor of Laws, University of Southern California, 1952.

Career

Partner, Townsend & Townsend, Columbia, South Carolina., 1952-1971;partner, McKay, Sherrill, Walker & Townsend, Columbia, 1971-1982;partner, Sherrill, Townsend, Moses & Jeffcoat, Columbia, 1982;partner, Lumpkin & Sherrill, Columbia, 1982-1986;partner, Sherrill & Townsend, Columbia, 1986-1990;partner, Sherrill & Rogers, Professional Corporation, Columbia, 1990-1995;partner, Rogers Townsend and Thomas, Professional Corporation, Columbia, since 1995.

Membership

First lieutenant Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Army, 1952-1955. Member American College Real Estate Lawyers, Summit Club.

Connections

Married Patricia Elaine Raley, May 31, 1951. Children: Theresa Joyce, Elaine Walker.