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Lawyer

Frederic L. Kirgis, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado bar 1941. Member American Bar Association (chairman section administrative law 1965-1966), Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa Clubs Clubs: Denver Country, Denver; Law.

Background

Kirgis, Frederic L. was born on September 25, 1907 in Chicago Heights, Illinois, United States. Son of Frederic and Anne (Smith) Kirgis.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Illinois, 1929; Juris Doctor, University of Illinois, 1931; Juris Scientiae Doctor, Yale, 1936.

Career

Instructor law, University of Illinois, 1931-1932; Sterling teaching fellow in law, Yale, 1932-1933; assistant solicitor, unites states department Interior, 1933-1936; first assistant solicitor, unites states department Interior, 1936-1940; special assistant to, United States Attorney General, 1941-1945; partner, Gorsuch, Kirgis, Campbell, Walker & Grover, Denver, 1945-1979; of counsel, Gorsuch, Kirgis, Campbell, Walker & Grover, 1979-1995. Member advisory council United States Public Land Law Review Commission, 1965-1967O.

Achievements

  • Bar: Colorado bar 1941.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (chairman section administrative law 1965-1966), Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa Clubs Clubs: Denver Country, Denver.

Connections

Married Kathryn Burrows, June 30, 1933 (deceased April 1980). Children: Frederic L., Jerry B. (deceased), Ann Patricia.

father:
Frederic Kirgis

mother:
Anne (Smith) Kirgis

spouse:
Kathryn Burrows

child:
Frederic L. Kirgis

child:
Jerry B. Kirgis (deceased)

child:
Ann Patricia Kirgis