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Lawyer

James Charles Tait, American Lawyer. Bar: Oregon 1971, United States District Court Oregon 1972, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1981. Member American Bar Association, Oregon Association Defense Counsel, Defense Research Institute, Clackamas County Bar Association (president 1994), Oregon Council on Court Procedures, Willamette Calley Country Club.

Background

Tait, James Charles was born on January 9, 1944 in Pasadena, California, United States. Son of William Lloyd and Marguerite Pauline Tait.

Education

Bachelor in Sociology, U. Oregon, 1968; Juris Doctor, U. Oregon, 1971.

Career

Associate, Hibbard, Caldwell et al, Oregon City, Oregon, 1971-1981; partner, vice president, Canning & Tait and predecessors, Oregon City, 1981-1989; partner, Tait & Associations, Oregon City, since 1990. Lecturer Oregon Association Defense Counsel, 1979, 82. Member Uniform Jury Instruction Committee, 1978-1979.

Achievements

  • Bar: Oregon 1971, United States District Court Oregon 1972, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1981.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Oregon Association Defense Counsel, Defense Research Institute, Clackamas County Bar Association (president 1994), Oregon Council on Court Procedures, Willamette Calley Country Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, tennis, golf.

Connections

Married Barbara Pennington, January 14, 1967. Children: Eric James, Angela Christine.

father:
William Lloyd

mother:
Marguerite Pauline Tait

spouse:
Barbara Pennington

children:
Eric James Tait

Angela Christine Tait