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Lawyer

James Irvin Best, American lawyer. Decorated Bronze Star, Air medal. Served as captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, World World War World War II; Fellow American College of Probate Counsel; member American, Minnesota bar associations Christian Scientist.; Club: Minneapolis.

Background

Best, James Irvin was born on May 8, 1902 in Minneapolis. Son of Eugene Nimmons and Eva Lillian (Merrill) Best.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1923. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1926.

Career

Admitted to Minnesota bar, 1926. Partner Best, Flanagan, Lewis, Simonet & Bellows. Minneapolis.

Membership

Served as captain United States Marine Corps Reserve, World World War World War II. Fellow American College of Probate Counsel. Member American, Minnesota bar associations Christian Scientist.

Club: Minneapolis.

Connections

Married Louise Running, November 3, 1962.

father:
Eugene Nimmons Best

mother:
Eva Lillian (Merrill) Best

spouse:
Louise Running