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James Vincent Siena

James Vincent Siena, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1962, California 1976. Board directors American Civil Liberties Union, Washington, 1963-1967, Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, 1972-1977, International Institute Strategic Studies, 1981-1988. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1955-1958. Member California Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

Background

  • Siena, James Vincent was born on September 25, 1932 in Cleveland. Son of Vincent James and Virginia Catherine (Johnson).

  • Education

    • Student, Miami University, 1952. Bachelor, Western Reserve University, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, Stanford University, 1961.

    Career

    • Associate Covington & Burling, Washington, 1961-1967. Deputy undersecretary Army for international affairs, 1967-1969. Legal advisory to president Stanford University, 1970-1977.

      Deputy assistant secretary Defense for European and North Atlantic Treaty Organization affairs Department Defense, Washington, 1977-1981. Partner Davis Simpich & Siena, 1981-1988. Consultant Office of Economic Opportunity, 1964-1965.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1962, California 1976.

    Works

    • Editor: Antitrust and Local Government, 1981.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors American Civil Liberties Union, Washington, 1963-1967, Sierra Club Legal Defense Fund, 1972-1977, International Institute Strategic Studies, 1981-1988. Served with United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1955-1958. Member California Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Son of; married June Elizabeth Harvey, 1954 (deceased 1974). Children: Katherine June, James Harvey, Margaret Johnson. Married Lynn Bonde, December 31, 1978.
    • father: Vincent James Son
    • mother: Virginia Catherine (Johnson) Son
    • spouses: June Elizabeth Harvey
    • Lynn Bonde
    • children: Katherine June Siena
    • James Harvey Siena
    • Margaret Johnson Siena
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    Born September 25, 1932
    Died January 3, 1988
    (aged 55)
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