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Donald Alfred Carpenter, American Senior judge ( law: judicial administration, Retired)Administrative and regulatorysenior judge.

Background

Carpenter, Donald Alfred was born on January 2, 1907 in Greeley, Colorado, Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1931. Bar: Texas 1931, Colorado 1949. Sole practice, El Paso, 1931-1934.

Education

Director Colorado Use Tax Division, Denver, 1938-1940. Administrative assistant to Honorary William S. Hill, member United States Congress, 1940-1943. Judge Weld County (Colorado) Court, 1946-1952, Colorado District Court 8th Judicial District, 1952-1964.

Chief judge 19th Judicial District, 1964-1979. Administrative judge Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, Greeley, 1965-1979, Central Colorado Water Conservancy District, Greeley, 1965-1979. Water judge South Platte River System, 1969-1979.

Master Colorado Supreme Court, 1960-1961. Member Governor's Judicial Conference Colorado, 1957, 58, Colorado Judicial Council, 1958, Chairman of Commission appellate practice, 1958. Member judicial council Chief Justice Colorado Supreme Court, 1973-1979.

Career

Private practice, El Paso, 1931—1934. Director Colorado Use Tax Division, Denver, 1938—1940. Administrative assistant Honorary William S. Hill.

Member United States Congress, 1940—1943. Judge Weld County (Colorado) Court, 1946—1952, Colorado District Court 8th Judicial District, 1952—1964, chief judge 19th Judicial District, 1964—1979. Administrative judge Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District, Greeley, 1965—1979, Central Colorado Water Conservancy District, Greeley, 1965—1979.

Water judge South Platte River System, 1969—1979. Master Colorado Supreme Court, 1960—1961. Member Governor's Judicial Conference, Colorado, 1957—1958, Colorado Judicial Council, 1958, chairman committee appellate practice, 1958.

Member judicial council Chief Justice Colorado Supreme Court, 1973—1979.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1931, Colorado 1949.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, Weld County Bar Association, Colorado District Judges Association, National College Probate Judges, American Judicature Society, National Conf.State Trial Judges, World Association Judges, American Academy Political and Social Sciences Died November 13, 1993.