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James Ian Keith Knapp

James Ian Keith Knapp, American judge. Bar: Colorado 1967, California 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1983, District of Columbia 1986, Ohio 1995.

Background

  • Knapp, James Ian Keith was born on April 6, 1943 in Brooklyn. Son of Charles Townsend and Christine (Grange) Knapp.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1964. Juris Doctor, University Colorado, 1967. Master in Law in Taxation, Georgetown University, 1989.

    Career

    • Deputy district attorney County of Los Angeles, 1968-1979. Head deputy district attorney Pomona branch office, 1979-1982. Deputy assistant attorney general criminal division United States Department Justice, Washington, 1982-1986, deputy associate attorney general, 1986-1987, deputy assistant attorney general tax division, 1988-1989, acting assistant attorney general tax division, 1989, acting deputy chief organized crime section criminal division, 1989-1991, deputy director, asset forfeiture office criminal division, 1991-1994.

      Administrative law judge Social Security Administration, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Colorado 1967, California 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1983, District of Columbia 1986, Ohio 1995.

    Works

    • Editor: California Uniform Crime Charging Standards and Manual, 1975.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Vice chairman Young Representatives National Federation, 1973-1975. President California Young Representatives, 1975-1977. Member executive committee Republican State Central Committee, California, 1975-1977.

    President Miami Valley Episcopalian Russian Network, 2004-2006. Member of District of Columbia Bar Association, California Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Joan Elizabeth Cunningham, June 10, 1967 (divorced March 1971). 1 child, Jennifer Elizabeth. Married Carol Jean Brown, July 14, 1981.

      Children: Michelle Christine, David Michael Keith.
    • father: Charles Townsend Knapp
    • mother: Christine (Grange) Knapp
    • spouses: Joan Elizabeth Cunningham
    • Carol Jean Brown
    • children: Jennifer Elizabeth Knapp
    • Michelle Christine Knapp
    • David Michael Keith Knapp
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    Born April 6, 1943
    (age 74)
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