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James Robert Scala, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1982. Honorary scholarship, Georgetown University, 1966, Harlan Fiske Stone scholarship, Columbia University, 1974.

Background

Scala, James Robert was born on October 5, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Eugene Louis and Edna Ann (Weathers) Scala.

Education

Bachelor of Arts in History, magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 1970. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1974.

Career

Associate Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer and Wood, New York City, 1974—1978, Fried, Frank, et. al., 1978—1980, Simpson, Thacher, et. al., 1980—1982, Golenbock & Barell, New York City, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Columbia Journal Law and Society Problems, 1973-1974. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association (real property, probate and trust law committee real estate since 1983), Association Bar City New York, New York State Bar Association (real property law section committee real estate finance and liens, tax section committees partnerships and income real property since 1983), New York Road Runners Club, Columbia Club.

Connections

Married Susan Langford Jones, February 28, 1981. Children: James, Elizabeth.

father:
Eugene Louis Scala

mother:
Edna Ann (Weathers) Scala

spouse:
Susan Langford Jones

children:
James Scala

Elizabeth Scala