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Charles Eugene Ricketts

Charles Eugene Ricketts, American lawyer. Bar: Kentucky 1968, United States District Court District of Columbia 1970, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1971, United States Supreme Court 1971.

Background

  • Ricketts, Charles Eugene was born on April 4, 1943 in Louisville. Son of Charles E. and Myrtle Charlotte (Hager) Ricketts.

  • Education

    • AB, Bellarmine College, 1965. Juris Doctor, University Louisville, 1968.

    Career

    • Reporter WAVE, Louisville, 1964—1968. Special agent Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, 1968—1971. Associate Ewen, MacKenzie & Peden, Louisville, 1971—1973.

      1st assistant commonweath attorney Jefferson County, Louisville, 1973—1976. Partner Ricketts & DeMoisey, 1981—1984, Ricketts & Travis, since 1984. Lecturer University Louisville, since 1972.

      Adjustment lecturer University Louisville School Police Administration, since 1972. Instructor Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, since 1974. Attorney, Jefferson, Kentucky, 1974—1976.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kentucky 1968, United States District Court District of Columbia 1970, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1971, United States Supreme Court 1971.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Leader Cub Scouts, Louisville. Member of American Bar Association, Society Former Agents Federal Bureau of Investigation, Municipal Attorneys Association Kentucky, Kentucky Bar Association, Louisville Bar Association (president 1984), Lions, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Janice Sommers, June 5, 1965. Children: Julayne, Jonathan Stefan, Matthew Aaron.
    • father: Charles E. Ricketts
    • mother: Myrtle Charlotte (Hager) Ricketts
    • spouse: Mary Janice Sommers
    • children: Julayne Ricketts
    • Jonathan Stefan Ricketts
    • Matthew Aaron Ricketts
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    Born April 4, 1943
    (age 74)
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