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JAMES WALRATH, American Lawyer, Partner of SHELLOW, SHELLOW & GLYNN, S.C, specializing in the field of American Bar Association Representative to National Conference of Lawyers and Certified Public Accountants, 1969-1972. Wisconsin Chairman, Committee on Criminal Law and Procedure, Bar Association of the Seventh Federal Circuit, 1971. Member: The Governor’s Task Force on Computerization of the Criminal Justice System, 1972; Society for General Research Systems, 1975—; Delta Force, U. S. Army, 1982—; Board of Directors and Secretary, General Systems Science Foundation, 1980—. Member: Milwaukee (Member. Committees on: Ethics, 1967-1970; Fair TrialFree Press, 1968; Professional Responsibility, 1971—; Courts, 1974—) and American Bar Associations; State Bar of Wisconsin (Chairman, Criminal Law Section, 1963-1964; Member: Executive Committee, Criminal Law Section, 1967; Advisory Commission on Pre Trial Publicity, 1968); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 1967-1970; Secretary, Executive Board, 1971-1972; Vice-President, 1972-1973; President-Elect, 1974-1975; President, 1975-1976); Wisconsin Society of Certified Public Accountants; American Law Institute; American Judicature Society; American Chemical Society. Fellow, National College of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Regent, 1982; President, Regents, 1985—). Fellow, American Board of Criminal Lawyers.

Background

WALRATH, JAMES was born on June 3, 1943 in Evanston, Illinois, United States.

Education

Lawrence College (Bachelor of Arts, with honors, 1965). University of Michigan (Juris Doctor, 1968). Recipient, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Regnald Heber Smith Community Lawyers Fellowship, 1968.

Acting Director, Freedom Through Equality, lnc„ legal services program, 1969.

Career

Working as a partner of SHELLOW, SHELLOW & GLYNN, S.C. Admitted to the bar, 1968, Wisconsin and United States. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin. 1971, United States. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit and United States.

Supreme Court.

Membership

Wisconsin Civil Liberties Union, Lawyers’ Committee, Chairperson, 1972-1976. Member: State Bar of Wisconsin (Member, Individual Rights Section, since 1987).