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James Robert Scala

James Robert Scala, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1982. Honorary scholarship, Georgetown University, 1966, Harlan Fiske Stone scholarship, Columbia University, 1974.

Background

  • Scala, James Robert was born on October 5, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Eugene Louis and Edna Ann (Weathers) Scala.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in History, magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 1970. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1974.

    Career

    • Associate Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer and Wood, New York City, 1974—1978, Fried, Frank, et. al., 1978—1980, Simpson, Thacher, et. al., 1980—1982, Golenbock & Barell, New York City, since 1982.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1982.

    Works

    • Editor: Columbia Journal Law and Society Problems, 1973-1974. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association (real property, probate and trust law committee real estate since 1983), Association Bar City New York, New York State Bar Association (real property law section committee real estate finance and liens, tax section committees partnerships and income real property since 1983), New York Road Runners Club, Columbia Club.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Langford Jones, February 28, 1981. Children: James, Elizabeth.
    • father: Eugene Louis Scala
    • mother: Edna Ann (Weathers) Scala
    • spouse: Susan Langford Jones
    • children: James Scala
    • Elizabeth Scala
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