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William Robert Gignilliat III, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Trademark and copyrightCriminalEntertainmentlawyer. Served with Army of the United States, 1968-1970.; Member Georgia Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (board directors 1988-1990), American Bar Association, Georgia Criminal Defense LawyersAssn.

Background

III, William Robert Gignilliat was born on March 22, 1943 in Sebring, Florida, United States. Son of William Robert and Ann Josephine (Harris) G.

Education

Bachelor, University South, 1965. Juris Doctor, Emory University, 1968.

Career

July 1979);Rebecca; married Laura Crowell Lieberman March 20, 1984. Children: William Robert, IV, Elizabeth Annual Bachelor, U. South, 1965. Juris Doctor, Emory University, 1968.

Bar: Georgia 1968, United States District Court (northern district) Ga.1970, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982. Attorney, Emory Neighborhood Law Office, Atlanta, 1967-1971. Partner Mantegna, Gignilliat & Wiggins, Atlanta, 1974-1975, Gignilliat, Manchel, Johnson & Wiggins, 1977-1983.

Private practice, Atlanta, since 1983. President, Chairman of the Board Words of Art, Inc., Atlanta, 1982-1988. President Art Contracts, Inc., 1997^.

Author: Contracts for Artists, 1983, Handbook on the Georgia Print Law, 1986, Art Law in Georgia, 1997,Contracts for Public Art, 1998. Editor: An Artists Handbook on Copyright, 1990. Board of directors Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, 1979-1996, Hammonds House, Inc., 1995^.

Membership

Board directors Center Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, 1979-1996, Hammonds House, Inc., since 1995. President, chairman board Words of Art, Inc., Atlanta, 1982-1988. President Art Contracts, Inc., since 1997.

Founder, chairman Metropolitan Public Art Coalition, Inc., 2000-2004. Chairman board People television, Inc., 2004-2005. Served with Army of the United States, 1968-1970.

Member American Bar Association, Georgia Volunteer Lawyers for Arts (board directors 1988-1990), Georgia Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (member trial advocacy program faculty 2002-2005).

Connections

Son of William Robert and Ann Josephine (Harris) G. M. Rosemary Rebecca Bersch, May 29, 1971 (divorced July 1979). 1 daughter, Meigan Rebecca.

M. Laura Crowell Lieberman, March 20, 1984. Children: William Robert, IV, Elizabeth Annual.