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James Milton Nicholson, American lawyer. Bar: Indiana 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, District of Columbia 1970.


Nicholson, James Milton was born on July 11, 1928 in Oklahoma City. Son of Charles Leroy and Alvina (Hults) Nicholson.


AB, Knox College, Galesburg, Illinois, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Michigan, 1954.


Associate, partner firm Cadick Burns Duck & Neighbours, Indianapolis, 1954-1967. Commissioner Federal Trade Commission, Washington, 1967-1969. Partner firm Wald Harkrader Nicholson & Ross, 1970-1971, Nicholson & Carter, Washington, 1972-1978, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Washington, 1979-1980.

Senior vice president legal, government and corporation affairs Georgia-Pacific Corporation, Portland, Oregon, 1979-1982. Partner Collier, Shannon, Rill & Scott, since 1983. Lecturer American Bar Association.


Chairman Indiana State School for Deaf, 1960-1967. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1946-1948. Member Practicing Law Institute, American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Indiana Bar Association, Indianapolis Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Lawyers Club, Barristers Society, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Alpha Delta.

Clubs: University (Indianapolis).


Children: James Edwin, William Charles, Thomas Barnes, John Andrew.