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Lawyer

James Raymond Toulouse, American lawyer. Bar: New Mexico. Recipient Civil Rights Attorney award National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 1986.

Background

Toulouse, James Raymond was born on April 14, 1919 in Albuquerque. Son of Joseph Harrison and Laura Belle (Cauger) Toulouse.

Education

University of New Mexico (Bachelor of Arts). Georgetown University (Juris Doctor).

Career

Reporter, sports writer Albuquerque Tribune, 1938-1943. Partner McAtee & Toulouse, Albuquerque, 1949, McAtee, Toulouse, Marchiondo, Ruud & Walters, Albuquerque, 1959, Toulouse, Ruud, Gallagher & Walters, Albuquerque, 1966, Toulouse, Moore & Walters, Albuquerque, 1969, Toulouse & Moore, Albuquerque, 1972, Toulouse, Krehbiel & DeLayo, Albuquerque, 1973, Toulouse, Toulouse & Garcia, Albuquerque, from 1979.

Achievements

  • Bar: New Mexico.

Membership

Representer rights of America Indians and Spanish Americans. Member Albuquerque National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Defense Fund. Petty officer United States Navy, 1943-1946.

Member American Bar Association, American Board Trial Advocates, American Trial Lawyers Association, Albuquerque Bar Association, New Mexico Bar Association (1st ever courageous Advocacy award 1987), New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association (trial attorney 1988), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (civil rights attorney, award 1986), Westerners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Historian, storyteller of historical events.

Connections

Married Charlotte Johnson, August 30, 1941. Children: Carmie Lynn, Charlotte Mary, Laura Lee, Leigh Ann, Samantha McAnally.

father:
Joseph Harrison Toulouse

mother:
Laura Belle (Cauger) Toulouse

spouse:
Charlotte Johnson

child:
Carmie Lynn Toulouse

child:
Charlotte Mary Toulouse

child:
Laura Lee Toulouse

child:
Leigh Ann Toulouse

child:
Samantha McAnally Toulouse