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BYRON HIRST, American Lawyer, Partner of HIRST & APPLEGATE, specializing in the field of Civil and Trial Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Estate Planning, Taxation, Business and Financial Planning, Probate, Medical-Legal, Utilities, Negligence and Corporation Law.

Background

HIRST, BYRON was born on June 18, 1912 in Grand Island, Nebraska, United States.

Education

University of Nebraska (Bachelor of Arts, 1933). George Washington University (Bachelor of Laws. Juris Doctor, 1937); Harvard Law School (Master of Laws, 1937).

Laramie County and Prosecuting Attorney, 1943-1947. Wyoming Senator, 1953-1957.

Career

Worked at Lathrop & Rutledge, A Professional Corporation (Cheyenne, Wyoming) specializing in Corporate Law, Communications, Media Law, Family Law. Admitted to the bar, 1936, District of Columbia. 1937, Wyoming.

Formerly associated, Hirst & Applegate, P.C. Laramie County and Prosecuting Attorney, 1943-1947.

Wyoming Senator, 1953-1957. Trustee and Wyoming Chairman, The Newcombe Society of the United States. Trustee, International Institute of Education.

Member: Wyoming State Bar. National Association of Claimants' Compensation Attorneys. Defense Research Institute (Chairman, 1960-1970).

American Judicature Society. Christian Legal Society. Wyoming Stock Growers Association.

Fellow: Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel. American College of Trial Lawyers. American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

Membership

Member: Wyoming State Bar. National Association of Claimants' Compensation Attorneys. Defense Research Institute (Chairman, 1960-1970).

American Judicature Society. Christian Legal Society. Wyoming Stock Growers Association.

Fellow: Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel. American College of Trial Lawyers. American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.