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James Edward Shaw

James Edward Shaw, American educator. Recipient Insignis award Xavier U. High School, Cincinnati, 1962.


  • Shaw, James Edward was born on July 24, 1914 in Cincinnati. Son of Chauncey and Margaret (Doogan) Shaw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Xavier U., 1936. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1942. Master of Laws, Boston University, 1950, Master of Business Administration, 1952.


    • Admitted Massachusetts bar, also Supreme Court of the United States Court. Senior member Shaw, Gylnn & Wittenberg, Boston and Dunstable, Massachusetts. General counsel, also monthly columnist Massachusetts Farm Bureau Federation, Inc., 1958-1974.

      General counsel Middlesex County Farm Bureau, Inc., N. Middlesex Regional School District, Townsend, Massachusetts. Town counsel Dunstable. Professor of law, chairman business law department College Business Administration, Boston College Chairman Dunstable March of Dimes, 1954-1960.

      Treasurer Dunstable Boy Scouts American troop, 1956-1959. Member general council New England Apple Council, Inc. Auditor, Dunstable, 1958-1959.

      Board trustee Groton (Massachusetts) Community Hospital, 1952-1974.


    • Author: Marketing Law, 1953. Trademarks and Unfair Competition, 1954. Adminsistration of Commercial Justice, 1962.

      The Concept of Justice, 1965. Staff editor marketing law department American Business Law Journal, 1963-1974. Contributor monthly column to various farm periodicals.


    Served to major United States Marine Corps Reserve, World World War World War II. Member New England Regional Business Law Association (president 1963-1974.), American Judicature Society, American Trial Lawyers Association, American Association University Professors, American Business Law Association, American, Massachusetts bar associations, Massachusetts Trial Lawyers Association, Massachusetts Conveyancers Association. Club: Boston College Lay Faculty (president 1960-1961).


    • Married Mary G. Crowley, June 23, 1942. Children: Pauline, Margaret L. and Timothy J. (twins), Dorothy, Michael, Stephen, Susan, James, Stanley, Mary, Judith.
    • father: Chauncey Shaw
    • mother: Margaret (Doogan) Shaw
    • spouse: Mary G. Crowley
    • children: Pauline Shaw
    • Margaret L. and Timothy J. Shaw (twins)
    • Dorothy Shaw
    • Michael Shaw
    • Stephen Shaw
    • Susan Shaw
    • James Shaw
    • Stanley Shaw
    • Mary Shaw
    • Judith Shaw
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    Born July 24, 1914
    Died April 6, 1974
    (aged 59)