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Arthur Woods Porter

Arthur Woods Porter, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1983, United States District Court Colorado 1983, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1983. Recipient B V rating Martindale-Hubbell, 1985, Vigil Honorary Order of Arrow Boy Scouts American, Bronze Palm; named Eagle Scout Boy Scouts American; research grantee American University, 1980.

Background

  • Porter, Arthur Woods was born on November 6, 1955 in Darien, Connecticut, United States. Son of Arthur Leaholme and Margaret Jane (Woods) Porter.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Economics magna cum laude, Boston University, 1979. Juris Doctor, American University, 1982.

    Career

    • Associate Spurgeon, Haney & Howbert, Professional Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1982-1985, Holland & Hart, Colorado Springs, 1985-1988. Special counsel Trott, Kunstle & Hughes, 1988. Partner Thomas & Porter, Professional Corporation, 1988-1996.

      President Porter, Spencer, Burghart, Professional Corporation, since 1996.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Colorado 1983, United States District Court Colorado 1983, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1983.

    Works

    • Column editor The Colorado Lawyer, since 1988.

    Politics

    A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

    Religion

    No one is beyond the reach of God's love. Salvation is there for everyone who turns to God, and not just for a chosen few.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    All Christians can seek to create a way of life deliberately designed to overcome evil with good and to promote justice for all.

    Membership

    Consultant to project business Junior Achievement of Colorado Springs, since 1984, board directors, since 1987, vice president since 1988. Board directors Colorado Public Expenditure Council, 1987-1988. Member American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Colorado Bar Association (member executive council young lawyers division 1987-1989), El Paso County Bar Association, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association, National Institute Trial Advocacy, Mortar Board.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, horses, vintage automobile racing, camping.

    Connections

    • Married Jean Kirches. 1 child, Jane Katharine.
    • father: Arthur Leaholme Porter
    • mother: Margaret Jane (Woods) Porter
    • spouse: Jean Kirches
    • child: Jane Katharine Porter
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    Born November 6, 1955
    (age 62)
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