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James Gehres

James Gehres was American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1970, United States District Court Colorado 1970, United States Tax Court 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1978, United States Court Claims 1992.

Background

  • Gehres, James was born on July 19, 1932 in Akron, Ohio, United States. Son of Edwin Jacob and Cleora Mary (Yoakam) Gehres.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Accounting, University Utah, 1954. Master of Business Administration, University California-Berkeley, 1959. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1970.

      Master of Laws in Taxation, University Denver, 1977.

    Career

    • Attorney Internal Revenue Service, Denver, 1965-1980, attorney chief counsel;s office, 1980—2002. Retired, 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Colorado 1970, United States District Court Colorado 1970, United States Tax Court 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1973, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1978, United States Court Claims 1992.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Treasurer, director Colorado Fourteeners Initiative. With United States Air Force, 1955-1958, captain Reserve retired. Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants, American Association Attorney-Certified Public Accountants, American Judicature Society, Order of St. Ives, The Explorers Club, American Alpine Club, Colorado Mountain Club, Colorado Mountain Club Foundation (board directors, president), Beta Gamma Sigma, Beta Alpha Psi.

    Connections

    • Married Eleanor Agnew Mount, July 23, 1960.
    • father: Edwin Jacob Gehres
    • mother: Cleora Mary (Yoakam) Gehres
    • spouse: Eleanor Agnew Mount
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    Born July 19, 1932
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