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James Kirkman Jackson, American lawyer. Decorated Officer Order British Empire. Served as lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.; Member Alabama State Bar (president 1959-1960), American, Birmingham (Past president) bar associations, Bar Association City New York.

Background

Jackson, James Kirkman was born on December 15, 1900 in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. Son of James Kirkman and Helen (Gunter) Jackson.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Alabama, 1921. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1924. M Margaret Crawford, December 20, 1933.

Career

Admitted to Alabama Bar, 1923. Associate MeClellan, Rice & Stone, Birmingham, 1925-1927. Associate London, Yancey & Brower, 1927-1930, partner, 1930-1936.

Partner Jackson, Rives, Pettus & Peterson, Birmingham, 1936-1958. Private practice, 1958-1966. Director Employers Insurance Company of Alabama, Employers Life Insurance Company Board of directors Jefferson County chapter American Red Cross.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author articles professional publications.

Membership

Served as lieutenant colonel United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Member Alabama State Bar (president 1959-1960), American, Birmingham (Past president) bar associations, Bar Association City New York. Clubs: Birmingham Country, Mountain Brook (Birmingham).

Connections

Children: Gordon, James Kirkman.

father:
James Kirkman Jackson

mother:
Helen (Gunter) Jackson

child:
James Kirkman Jackson

child:
Gordon Jackson