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James Edward Herman


James Edward Herman, American lawyer. Bar: California 1976. Recipient Bernard E. Witkin Distinguished Service Amicus Curiae award, Judicial Council, State of California, 2003.


Herman, James Edward was born on July 14, 1945 in Kansas City. Son of Everton Paul and Virginia May (Hutchinson) Herman.


Bachelor, University California, Santa Barbara, 1971. Juris Doctor, California Western Law School, San Diego, 1975. Master of Laws, New York University, 1976.


Senior fellow Criminal Law Education Research Center New York University, 1975—1976. Attorney Public Defender' General’ s Office, Riverside County, California, 1976—1980, Defenders Inc., San Diego, 1979—1980, Santa Barbara County Public Defenders Office, 1980—1984. Associate Cappello and Foley, Santa Barbara, since 1984.

Partner Reicker, Prau, Pyle, McRoy & Herman LLP. Trustee California Western School Law. Lecturer voir dire and dramatic arts techniques applied to trials various professional organizations.


book Professional Target Shooter's Diary & Journal book Self-Neglect: Challenges for Helping Professionals (Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, 2) book Archive of Carl Edward Magnusson: Electric Discharges No. I: Effects of the Magnetic Field on the Elecrtic Figures in Air; Lichtenberg Figures (Journal of the AIEE, Nov. 1928); Hydro-Electro Power in Washington (in Professional Engineer, May 1927);


Board directors Ensemble Theatre Project. Member of California Attorneys Criminal Justice, Association Trial Lawyers American, State Bar California (president, board governors 1999, president 2002-2003), Santa Barbara County Bar Association (president, past chair, bench/bar committee).


Married Denise deBellefeuille.

Everton Paul Herman

Virginia May (Hutchinson) Herman

Denise deBellefeuille.