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Jack Oliver Brittain

Jack O. Brittain, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Civil Litigation, Probate, Real Estate, Workers Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Insurance Defense. Member of Brittain & Sylvester.

Background

Brittain, Jack Oliver was born on September 24, 1928 in Greenwood, Louisiana, United States. Son of Clarence Lafitte and Irene Geneva (Humphries) Brittain.

Education

Louisiana Polytechnic Institute (Bachelor of Science, 1949). Louisiana State University and A. and M. College (Juris Doctor, 1957).

Career

Worked at Brittain & Sylvester (Natchitoches, LA) specializing in Civil Litigation, Probate, Real Estate, Workers Compensation, Medical Malpractice, Insurance Defense. Admitted to the bar, 1957, Louisiana. Phi Delta Phi. Member: Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana State and American Bar Associations.

Military: Major, United States. Army, 1951-1953.

Religion

The life with Christ is not only to live in the atmosphere of your local church. God made his children creative, productive, and therefore able to make the whole world a better place.

Views

God should be loved with hearts as well as with minds. To the best of their ability everyone needs to think things through in the light of reason. This means becoming aware of different points of view, and using his or her critical thinking to make sense of God's world.

Membership

Major, United States Army, 1951-1953. Member Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel (board directors), Federation of Insurance and Corporation Cons., Defense Research Institute (co-chairman), Rotary, Natchitoches Parish Chamber of Commerce (named Man of Year 1965), Junior Chamber of Commerce (named Man of Year 1963).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, swimming, water skiing, hunting.

Connections

Married Ann Marie Williams, November 25, 1955. Children: Jack Junior, Marguerite, Rebecca, Lala, Eliza, John, Mary Jane.

Politics

God calls for justice for those, who are oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore Christians should be involved in political life.