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James Edward Doyle, American judge. Bar: Wisconsin 1940. National co-chairman Americans for Democratic Action, 1953-1955; Chairman Wisconsin Democratic Party, 1951-1953; executive director National Stevenson for President Committee, 1960. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Dane County Bar Association (president 1962-1963).

Background

Doyle, James Edward was born on July 6, 1915 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States. Son of James Edward and Agnes (McCarthy) C.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Wisconsin, 1937;Doctor of Laws honorary, University of Wisconsin, 1983;Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1940.

Career

Also, Supreme Court of the United States Courtattorney criminal division, Department Justice, 1940-1941;law clerk to associate justice, James F. Byrnes, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1941-1942;consultant, Office War Mobilization and Reconversion, 1945;assistant to counselor, State Department, 1945-1946;assistant, United State Attorneys, Madison, Wisconsin, 1946-1948;partner, LaFollette, Sinykin & Doyle, Madison, 1948-1965;United States judge, Western District Wisconsin, 1965-1980;senior judge, Western District Wisconsin, 1980-1987. Lecturer University of Wisconsin Law School, 1951-1953, 58. Member Judicial Conference United States, 1972-1975.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1940.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Board editors, Columbia Law Review, 1938-1940.

Membership

National co-chairman Americans for Democratic Action, 1953-1955. Chairman Wisconsin Democratic Party, 1951-1953. Executive director National Stevenson for President Committee, 1960.

Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Member Dane County Bar Association (president 1962-1963).

Connections

Married Ruth Bachhuber, August 10, 1940. Children: Mary Eileen, James Edward, Catherine Margaret, Anne Malloy.

father:
James Edward C.

mother:
Agnes (McCarthy) C.

spouse:
Ruth Bachhuber

child:
Mary Eileen Doyle

child:
James Edward Doyle

child:
Catherine Margaret Doyle

child:
Anne Malloy Doyle