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Byron Franklin Lindsley, American judge, lawyer. Bar: California 1944, District of Columbia 1944, United States District Court (southern district) California 1944, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959. Recipient Father Lucy medal Georgetown University, 1944.

Background

Lindsley, Byron Franklin was born on April 28, 1915 in Sarona, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Earl Franklin and Bertha (Zahn) Lindsley.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Economics, San Diego State University, 1937. Postgraduate in Public Administration, American University, 1938. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1944.

Career

Sole practice, San Diego, 1947-1951;partner, Crabtree & Lindsley, San Diego, 1951-1960;judge, California Superior Court, San Diego, 1960-1980;of counsel, Eigenhauser & Lindsley, San Diego, 1982-1985;private judging, Alternatives to Litigation, San Diego, 1984-1987;member judicial panel, Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., since 1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1944, District of Columbia 1944, United States District Court (southern district) California 1944, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President San Diego Young Democrats, 1947-1948. Chairman Democratic Center Committee, San Diego, 1948-1949. President Urban League, San Diego, 1968-1969, Democratic Professional Club, San Diego, Council Democratic Clubs, San Diego.

Vice president Friends of Library, San Diego State University. Board directors Legal Aid Society, San Diego. Member California Judges Association, California Trial Lawyers Association (named California trial judge of year 1975), Association Family Conciliation Court Justices (board directors 1965-1980, president 1971-1972).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: horticulture.

Connections

Married Estelle Rich, June 10, 1939 (November 1976). Children: Byron F. Junior, Philip P., Palmer E. (deceased). Married Faye Edmonds, September 2, 1977.

father:
Earl Franklin Lindsley

mother:
Bertha (Zahn) Lindsley

spouse:
Estelle Rich

spouse:
Faye Edmonds

child:
Byron F. Junior Lindsley

child:
Philip P. Lindsley

child:
Palmer E. Lindsley (deceased)