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James Milton Nicholson

James Milton Nicholson, American lawyer. Bar: Indiana 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, District of Columbia 1970.

Background

  • Nicholson, James Milton was born on July 11, 1928 in Oklahoma City. Son of Charles Leroy and Alvina (Hults) Nicholson.

  • Education

    • AB, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1954.

    Career

    • Associate, partner firm Cadick Burns Duck & Neighbours, Indianapolis, 1954-1967. Commissioner Federal Trade Commission, Washington, 1967-1969. Partner firm Wald Harkrader Nicholson & Ross, 1970-1971, Nicholson & Carter, Washington, 1972-1978, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Washington, 1979-1980.

      Senior vice president legal, government and corporation affairs Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Portland, Oregon, 1979-1982. Partner Collier, Shannon, Rill & Scott, since 1983. Lecturer American Bar Association.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Indiana 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, District of Columbia 1970.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to books and magazines.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Chairman Indiana State School for Deaf, 1960-1967. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1946-1948. Member Practicing Law Institute, American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Indiana Bar Association, Indianapolis Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Lawyers Club, Barristers Society, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Alpha Delta.

    Clubs: University (Indianapolis).

    Connections

    • Children: James Edwin, William Charles, Thomas Barnes, John Andrew.
    • father: Charles Leroy Nicholson
    • mother: Alvina (Hults) Nicholson
    • children: James Edwin Nicholson
    • William Charles Nicholson
    • Thomas Barnes Nicholson
    • John Andrew Nicholson
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    Born July 11, 1928
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