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John All Burgess

John All Burgess, American lawyer. Bar: Vermont 1960, California 1981, Rhode Island (United States District Court) 1978, California (United States District Court (northern district)) 1981, (United States Court Appeals (1st circuit)) 1970, (United States Court Appeals (5th circuit)) 1979. Fellow: Roscoe Pound American Trial Lawyers Foundation (president 1979-1982); member: District of Columbia Bar., California State Bar, Vermont Bar Association.

Background

  • Burgess, John All was born on April 8, 1934 in Bennington, Vermont, United States. Son of Albert All and Julia (Connolly) Burgess.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Vermont, 1957. Juris Doctor, Boston University, 1960.

    Career

    • State's attorney County of Bennington, Vermont, 1961—1962. Legislation draftsma, 1962—1964. Acting judge Municipal Court, Barre, 1963—1965.

      Special counsel Governor Vermont, 1973. Commissioner Vermont Public Service Board, 1974. Sole practice Berkeley, California, since 1981.

      Lecturer in field.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Vermont 1960, California 1981, Rhode Island (United States District Court) 1978, California (United States District Court (northern district)) 1981, (United States Court Appeals (1st circuit)) 1970, (United States Court Appeals (5th circuit)) 1979.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Courtroom Persuasion, 1982.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Fellow: Roscoe Pound American Trial Lawyers Foundation (president 1979-1982). Member: District of Columbia Bar., California State Bar, Vermont Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Grey, August 22, 1959. Children: John All, Matthew, Barbara, Brian, Timothy, Peter.
    • father: Albert All Burgess
    • mother: Julia (Connolly) Burgess
    • spouse: Virginia Grey
    • children: John All Burgess
    • Matthew Burgess
    • Barbara Burgess
    • Brian Burgess
    • Timothy Burgess
    • Peter Burgess
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