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James Keith Weeks

James Keith Weeks, American lawyer, editor. Bar: New York, Colorado, South Dakota. Board directors Legal Center for Elderly, Syracuse, 1976-1978. Served to captain United States Army, 1952-1965; Member New York State Bar Association, Onondaga County Bar Association, New York State Defenders Association, Order of Coif Lodges: Masons.

Background

  • Weeks, James Keith was born on July 19, 1934 in Aberdeen, South Dakota, United States. Son of Ila Delbert and Virginia Esther (Shawkey) Weeks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University South Dakota, 1956. Juris Doctor, University South Dakota, 1958. Master of Laws, New York University, 1962.

    Career

    • Professor law Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1958-1962. Professor law Cleveland State University, 1962-1963, Syracuse University, New York, since 1963. With international operations division Oneida Silver Company, New York, 1969-1970.

      Sole practice law Syracuse, since 1970. Program director Practicing Law Institute, New York City, 1970-1971.

    Politics

    Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

    Views

    The very idea that one gender is superior to another should be rejected as well as the erroneous notion that members of one gender may receive love, power, and esteem only at the expense of another.

    Membership

    Board directors Legal Center for Elderly, Syracuse, 1976-1978. Served to captain United States Army, 1952-1965. Member New York State Bar Association, Onondaga County Bar Association, New York State Defenders Association, Order of Coif Lodges: Masons.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: reading; canoeing. Camping; hunting; fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Ann Morton, March 5, 1956 (divorced 1976). Children– Kendra Ann, David Graham. Married Nanda Hendrika Francken, July 8, 1976.

      1 child, Claire Anniek.
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