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James C. Noonan, American lawyer, mediator, arbitrator. Bar: Minnesota 1962, United States District Court Minnesota 1963, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969.


Noonan, James C. was born on July 16, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Technology Clifford and Ethel (Jennett) Noonan.


Bachelor of Arts Notre Dame, 1953. Master of Arts in Criminology, University Notre Dame, 1954. Juris Doctor, William Mitchell College Law, St. Paul, 1962.


Probation officer Ramsey County Juvenile Court, St. Paul, 1954-1957. Superintendent Woodview Detention Home, 1957-1963. Associate Firestone, Fink, Krawetz, Miley, O'Neill, 1963-1967.

Partner Firestone Fink, Krawetz, Miley, Maas and Noonan, 1967-1970, Magistad & Noonan, St. Paul, 1971-1975. Owner James C. Noonan and Associates, since 1975.


Member advisory board Home of Good Shepherd, St. Paul, 1958-1974. Member citizen advisory board Detention and Corrections Authority, St. Paul, 1966-1980. Member American Bar Association, Minnesota State Bar Association, Ramsey County Bar Association, St. Paul Amateur Radio Club, American Radio Relay League.


  • Other Interests

    Amateur radio (w9osn).


Married Carol Colbert, November 24, 1954 (divorced June 1975). Children: James, Christopher, Mary, Anne, Catherine. Married Ardis Niemann, May 24, 1986.