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Lawyer

James Lanphere Elder, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1940, Ohio bar 1941.

Background

Elder, James Lanphere was born on March 21, 1914 in Hanover, Illinois, United States. Son of Frank Ray and Frances Mae (Lanphere) Elder.

Education

Bachelor, Hampden-Sydney College, 1936. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1939.

Career

Associate firm Taft, Stettinius & Hollister, Cincinnati, 1942-1949. Partner firm Nieman, Aug, Elder & Jacobs (and predecessor), since 1949. Professor Salmon P. Chase College Law, 1952-1960, Cincinnati Law School, 1961.

Lecturer Ohio Bar Legal Education Program.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1940, Ohio bar 1941.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Elder's Revision Stearns on Suretyship, 1951.

Membership

Founding member Greater Cincinnati Foundation, 1963-1976, chairman distribution committee, 1969-1970. Elder Seventh Presbyterian Church, Cincinnati Served with United States Army, 1942-1944. Fellow American Bar Foundation, Ohio State Bar Foundation (president 198-87).

Member American Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association (chairman section real property 1966-1968, member executive committee 1975-1977), Cincinnati Bar Association (executive committee 1958-1968, president 1966-1967) Clubs: Cincinnati University (Cincinnati) (board governors 1960-1966), Harvard (Cincinnati) (president 1979-1980), Literary (Cincinnati) (president 1989-1990).

Connections

Married Frances Emily Wagner, January 27, 1950. Children– James Lanphere, William Paddack, Suzanne DuVal.

father:
Frank Ray Elder

mother:
Frances Mae (Lanphere) Elder

spouse:
Frances Emily Wagner

child:
James Lanphere Elder

child:
William Paddack Elder

child:
Suzanne DuVal Elder