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James Thomas Britt, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)lawyer. member of the board visitors Jackson County, 1948-1953; member Missouri Advisory Council Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, 1965-1977; Member American, Missouri, Kansas City bar associations, Lawyers Association KansasCity, Kappa Alpha, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Britt, James Thomas was born on February 27, 1904 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Aylett T. and Katherine B. (Henderson) Britt.

Education

Juris Doctor, Washington University. Juris Doctor, St. Louis, 1926.

Career

Practiced, Kansas, 1926—1995. Legal adviser local Selective Service System, 1939—1975. Member Bar Committee 16th Judicial Circuit, Missouri, 1942—1949.

Instructor Real Estate Board Institute, 1945—1966. Member Board Visitors Jackson County, 1948—1953. Secretary director Commonwealth Theatres, Inc., 1965—1977.

Senior partner firm Spencer, Fane, Britt & Browne, 1951—1995. Chairman Recreation Advisory Committee, Kansas, 1955—1962, Citizens Advisory Board City-County Office of Aging, 1969—1972. Co-founder, director National Council on Alcoholism, Kansas.

Area president, 1966—1967. Executive vice president, 1967—1968. Member Missouri Advisory Council Alcoholism & Drug Abuse, 1965—1977.

Board directors Social Health Agency, Kansas, 1969—1972. Board directors member Executive Committee. President Starlight Theatre Association, 1977—1979.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1926.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles.

Membership

Member of the board visitors Jackson County, 1948-1953. Member Missouri Advisory Council Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, 1965-1977. Member American, Missouri, Kansas City bar associations, Lawyers Association KansasCity, Kappa Alpha, Phi Delta Phi.

Clubs: Rotary, Kansas City, River.Contbr. articles to legal journals Died January 18, 1995.

Connections

Married Ruth E. Burgin, September 18, 1930. Children: Thomas Burgin, Robert McCammon.

father:
Aylett T. Britt

mother:
Katherine B. (Henderson) Britt

spouse:
Ruth E. Burgin.

child:
Thomas Burgin Britt

child:
Robert McCammon Britt