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Phyllis Adkisson Shess

Phyllis Adkisson Shess, American lawyer. Bar: California 1985, United States District Court (central district, southern district) California. Recipient award Loyola Law Alumni Association, 1984, Chief Justice Scott Moot Court Honors Board Loyola Law School, 1984.

Background

  • Shess, Phyllis Adkisson was born on November 28, 1948 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma, United States. Daughter of Glenn W. and Phyllis Victoria (Trax) Adkisson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Journalism, City University of New York, 1976. Juris Doctor, Loyola University, Los Angeles, 1984.

    Career

    • Corporation communications manager Continental Corporation, New York City, 1972-1976. Vice president Stoorza Company, San Diego, 1976-1979. President Meadows Company, Los Angeles, 1979-1984.

      Enforcement attorney United States Securities and Exchange Commission, 1984-1985. Litigation attorney Miller & Gibbs, San Diego, 1985-1986. Vice president, general counsel Central European Initiative, Inc., Santa Ana, California, 1986-1987.

      Associate Weissburg & Aronson, San Diego, 1987-1989. Deputy district attorney San Diego County, since 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 1985, United States District Court (central district, southern district) California.

    Works

    • Associate public: North Park News, since 1992.

    Membership

    Board directors Greater North Park Comty. Planning Committee; member advisory board CHOICE Program, San Diego. Member Juvenile Justice Coordinator Council, San Diego County.

    Member San Diego County Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Arts and crafts, architecture and restoration, community development.

    Connections

    • Married Thomas Shess Junior, September 1, 1985. 1 child, T. Michael III.
    • father: Glenn W. Adkisson
    • mother: Phyllis Victoria (Trax) Adkisson
    • spouse: Thomas Shess Junior
    • child: T. Michael III Shess
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    Born November 28, 1948
    (age 68)
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