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James Allan Murphy,, American lawyer. Bar: Utah 1955.

Background

Murphy,, James Allan was born on August 22, 1929 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States. Son of James A. and Blanche Vivian (Nelson) Murphy.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Utah, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Utah, 1955.

Career

Law clerk to presiding justice, Utah Supreme Court, Salt Lake City, 1955-1956;associate, Morton Christensen & Christensen, Salt Lake City, 1956-1957;associate, Skeen, Worsley, Snow & Christensen, Salt Lake City, 1957-1960;partner, Henderson & Murphy, Salt Lake City, 1960-1962;partner, Biele, Jones & Murphy, Salt Lake City, 1962-1978;director, vice president, Yano, Murphy, Weggeland & Friedland, Professional Corporation, Salt Lake City, 1978-1986;director, president, Murphy, Tolboe & Mabey, Salt Lake City, since 1986. Board directors, SGI Intrernat., La Jolla, California.

Membership

President Catholic Charities of Utah, Salt Lake City, 1972, University Utah Law School Alumni, Salt Lake City, 1967. Board directors Utah Young Representatives, Salt Lake City, 1963. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1953-1955.

Member American Bar Association, Salt Lake City County Bar Association, Utah State Bar Association, American Judicature Society, United States Olympic Ski Team (alternate), Owl & Key, Skull and Bones Club, Kappa Sigma, Cottonwood Club, The Over the Hill Gang Club.

Connections

Married Helen Claire Moyle, December 28, 1953. Children: Allan, Timothy, Kathleen, Patrick. Married Penelope Susan Hoagland, February 17, 1974.

Children: Zachary, Dominick.