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Thomas Jefferson Broome

Thomas Jefferson Broome, American lawyer. Bar: California, United States District Court (northern district) California, Supreme Court of the United States Court. Recipient Outstanding Service to Education award College Bounders, 1982.

Background

  • Broome, Thomas Jefferson was born on January 1, 1938 in Learned, Mississippi, United States. Son of James Ector and Ruth Elizabeth (Kimble) Broome.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Oakland Junior College, 1958. Bachelor, San Jose State College, 1960. Postgraduate, San Jose State College, 1961.

      Juris Doctor, San Francisco Law School, 1973.

    Career

    • Deputy probation officer County of Alameda, Oakland, California, 1962-1975. Partner Broome, Cooper & Associates, since 1975.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California, United States District Court (northern district) California, Supreme Court of the United States Court.

    Membership

    Member National Bar Association (region director 1980-1983, vice president 1983-1984, president 1986-1987, Presidential award 1982, 84), Charles Houston Bar Association (president 1979-1980, Service award 1980), Alameda County Bar Association (board directors 1979-1981), Phi Beta Sigma (Notable Citizen award 1980).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bowling, basketball.

    Connections

    • Married Paula Ellentine Benjamin, April 12, 1961. Children: Clifford Errol, Angela Rachelle.
    • father: James Ector Broome
    • mother: Ruth Elizabeth (Kimble) Broome
    • spouse: Paula Ellentine Benjamin
    • children: Clifford Errol Broome
    • Angela Rachelle Broome
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    Born January 1, 1938
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