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James Beryll Minor, American lawyer, consultant. Bar: District of Columbia Bar 1945, Maryland bar 1974. Member American Bar Association (chairman standing committee on legal drafting 1975-1978, advisor committee on constitution and bylaws since 1984), District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, Montgomery County Bar Association.

Background

Minor, James Beryll was born on June 1, 1919 in Fairmont, West Virginia, United States. Son of J. Beryll and Nettie L. (Faust) Minor.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, George Washington University, 1943;Bachelor of Laws, George Washington University, 1945.

Career

Assistant legislation counsel, United States Senate, 1946-1947;legislation counsel, War Assets Administration, Washington, 1947-1949;deputy chief legislation division, United States Air Force, Washington, 1949-1961;director rules codification, associate general counsel, Federal Aviation Administration, Washington, 1961-1967;assistant general counsel, Department Transportation, Washington, 1967-1970;deputy assistant secretary, Department Transportation, 1970-1971;general counsel, United States Price Commission, Washington, 1972-1973;individual practice law, Chevy Chase, Maryland., 1973-1977;president, James B. Minor and Associates, Regulatory Advisers and Cons., Sanibel, Florida, since 1977. Director Plain Talk, Inc., Washington. Adjunct Professor Antioch School Law, 1974-1977.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia Bar 1945, Maryland. bar 1974.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (chairman standing committee on legal drafting 1975-1978, advisor committee on constitution and bylaws since 1984), District of Columbia Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, Montgomery County Bar Association.

Connections

father:
J. Beryll Minor

mother:
Nettie L. (Faust) Minor