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Gilbert Lee Flanders

Gilbert Lee Flanders, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, federalPersonal injury (including property damage)lawyer. Served with United States Army, 1958-1960.; Member Themis Legal Society (founding), California Trial Lawyers Association, American Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, S.E. Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association, International Platform Society.

Background

Flanders, Gilbert Lee was born on September 18, 1935 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of James L. and Josephine (Medrano) Flanders.

Education

University of San Diego. Southwestern University (Juris Doctor, 1964). Spoken languages: Spanish and Italian.

Career

Bar: California, 1965, United States district court (central district) California 1965. Association, H. H. Hiestand, Los Angeles, 1965-1966, English & MacDowell, Lynwood, California, 1966-1968. Sole practice Downey, California, since 1968.

Csl. Mexican-American Political Association, 1965-1968. Member Los Angeles District Attorney Advisory Council, 1967-1970. Board directors Legal Services S.E. District Los Angeles since 1970.

Member California Attorney General Advisory Council, 1970-1977. General csl. UnitedNat. Italian Charitable Orgns., since 1978.

Board of directors Downey Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1979. Foundation board member Downey Community Hospital, 1980^. President OralinguaFound. for the Deaf, 1973-1974, trustee, 1974-1975.

Advisor selective service, 1972-1976.

Membership

Board directors Downey Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1979. Foundation board member Downey Community Hospital, since 1980. President Oralingua Foundation Deaf, 1973—1974, trustee, 1974—1975, advisor selective service, 1972—1976.

Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, International Platform Society, Los Angeles County Bar Association, Southeast Bar Association, California Trial Lawyers Association, Themis Legal Society.

Connections

Married Amy Flanders, December 2, 1961. Children: Therese, Sean, Patrick.