Exeter Academy; Cornell University (Bachelor of Arts, 1941). Cornell Law School (Doctor of Laws, 1948). Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif.
Working as a partner of MANCHESTER, BENNETT, POWERS & ULLMAN. Admitted to the bar, 1948, Ohio. 1958, United States. Supreme Court. Major clients of JAMES BENNETT: LOCAL Counsel FOR: Aetna Casualty & Surety Company.
Allegany Rehabilitation Associates Aluminum Extrusion.
ATEC Industries, Incorporated. Borden, Incorporated, Commercial Intertech Corporation.
Connecticut General Insurance Company. The Dollar Savings and Trust Company.
East Ohio Gas Company.
Equitable Life Assurance Society. Fagens, Incorporated; Farmers Insurance Group. Federal Assurance Corporation.
General Motors Corporation.
John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance Company Home Insurance Company.
Ling-Temco-Vought Steel Company. Maryland Casualty Company.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Motorists Insurance Companies
Noranda Aluminum, Incorporated., Physicians Insurance Company. Prudential Life Insurance Company.
Louisiana-Pacific Corporation, GENERAL Counsel FOR: Ambulatory Health Care Corporation
Bank One, Youngstown, North.A. BECDIR Construction, Incorporated. Builders Association of Eastern Ohio & Western Pennsylvania.
Butler, Wick & Company. Delegate Realty and Associates of Mahoning County, Incorporated.
Evets Electric. Incorporated., Farmers National Bank Corporation.
Home Savings and Loan Company. H L Libby Corporation; Metal Carbides, Incorporated. National Electrical Contractors Association (Pennsylvania-Ohio Chapter).
Mill Creek Metropolitan Park District.
Poling & Bacon Construction Company, Incorporated. The StambaughThompson Company.
The Youngstown Welding & Engineering Company. Vindicator Printing Company.
West.F Michael Jackson Broadcasting Company.
Member: Mahoning County, Ohio State and American Bar Associations.