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Paul Ligda

Paul Ligda, American public defender, consultant. Bar: District of Columbia 1961, California 1962, (United States Supreme Court) 1967. Member of California Public Defenders Association, National Legal Aid Defender Association, Lions Club (president local club 1982-1983).

Background

  • Ligda, Paul was born on July 13, 1934 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Victor Worthington Ligda and Caroline (Wagner) Ligda Field.

  • Education

    • AB, San Jose State University, 1956. Juris Doctor, Golden Gate University, 1961.

    Career

    • Attorney Federal Trade Commission, San Francisco, 1962—1963. Deputy district attorney Santa Clara County, 1963—1965. Public defender El Dorado County, 1965—1968, Solano County, 1968—1988.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1961, California 1962, (United States Supreme Court) 1967.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian

    Membership

    Member of California Public Defenders Association, National Legal Aid Defender Association, Lions Club (president local club 1982-1983).

    Connections

    • Married Julie Laine, 1961 (divorced 1971). Children: Jill Alaine, Jay Atkin, John Arthur. Married Anne Marbury, August 14, 1977.

      1 child Brandy Ste.
    • father: Victor Worthington Ligda Field
    • mother: Caroline (Wagner) Ligda Field
    • spouses: Julie Laine
    • Anne Marbury
    • children: Jill Alaine Ligda
    • Jay Atkin Ligda
    • John Arthur Ligda
    • Brandy Ste Ligda
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