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Gerald Ray Mason

Gerald Ray Mason, American lawyer. Bar: Wyoming 1964, United States District Court Wyoming 1964, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1986. Attorney Sublette County School Board, Pinedale, since 1980. Member American Trial Lawyers Association, Wyoming State Bar Association (member board commissioners 1990-1993, vice president 1993-1994, president-elect 1994-1995, president 1995-1996).

Background

  • Mason, Gerald Ray was born on October 23, 1939 in Augusta, Kansas, United States. Son of Clarence Walter and Dorothy Hazel (Mann) Mason.

  • Education

    • AS, Northern Oklahoma Junior College, 1960. Juris Doctor, University Wyoming, 1964.

    Career

    • Partner Sievers & Mason, Pinedale, Wyoming, 1964-1974. Sole practice, 1974-1978. President Mason & Refior Professional Corporation, 1978-1981, Mason & Twichell Professional Corporation, Pinedale, 1981-1989.

      Private practice, 1989-1991. Partner Mason & Graham, Professional Corporation, from 1991. Board directors Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association, Cheyenne.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Wyoming 1964, United States District Court Wyoming 1964, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1986.

    Politics

    Every Christian should seek to bring industry, government, and society as a whole under the sway of the principles of righteousness, truth, and brotherly love.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The purpose of human existence is to love, worship, and serve God in thought, word, and deed, and, grounded in this relationship with God, to love and serve others.

    Denomination: Baptist

    Views

    A person’s joy comes through relationships rather than purpose. In fact, it is the relationships that give meaning to services, ministries, and zeal.

    Membership

    Attorney Sublette County School Board, Pinedale, since 1980. Member American Trial Lawyers Association, Wyoming State Bar Association (member board commissioners 1990-1993, vice president 1993-1994, president-elect 1994-1995, president 1995-1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, fishing, golf, flying.

    Connections

    • Married Emma Louise While, March 9, 1943. Children: Shari Lynn, Kathryn Marie, Douglas James.
    • father: Clarence Walter Mason
    • mother: Dorothy Hazel (Mann) Mason
    • spouse: Emma Louise While
    • children: Shari Lynn Mason
    • Kathryn Marie Mason
    • Douglas James Mason
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    Born October 23, 1939
    Died July 6, 2005
    (aged 65)
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