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James Tomlinson Fort

James Tomlinson Fort, American lawyer. Bar: Supreme Court. Trustee Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, since 1975; director Pittsburgh Dance Council, 1977-1983, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Inc. With United States Marine Corps, 1953-1954. Member Bar Supreme Court United States, American College Trial Lawyers.

Background

  • Fort, James Tomlinson was born on April 12, 1928 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Tomlinson and Beatrice (Lawson) Fort.

  • Education

    • AB, Allegheny College. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University.

    Career

    • Associate Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Pittsburgh, 1954-1962, partner, since 1962.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Supreme Court.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Trustee Allegheny College, Meadville, Pennsylvania, since 1975. Director Pittsburgh Dance Council, 1977-1983, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Inc. With United States Marine Corps, 1953-1954.

    Member Bar Supreme Court United States, American College Trial Lawyers. Clubs: Duquense (Pittsburgh).

    Connections

    • Married Judith Anne Davis, May 9, 1959. Children: Edward Tomlinson, Madeline, Annabelle.
    • father: Tomlinson Fort
    • mother: Beatrice (Lawson) Fort
    • spouse: Judith Anne Davis
    • children: Edward Tomlinson Fort
    • Madeline Fort
    • Annabelle Fort
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    Born April 12, 1928
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