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James Winslow Lance, American lawyer. Bar: Arkansas 1973, United States District Court (eastern district) Arkansas 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1979, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1994.


Lance, James Winslow was born on July 26, 1943 in Little Rock. Son of Lawrence Winslow and Kathryn Joyce (Haggard) Lance.


Bachelor of Business Administration, University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1965. Juris Doctor, University Arkansas, Little Rock, 1972. Postgraduate, Michigan State University, 1976.

Postgraduate, University Southern California, 1978.


Worked at Silver, Freedman & Taff (Washington, DC) specializing in Financial Institution Law. Admitted to the bar, 1973, Arkansas and United States. District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas.

1979, United States. Supreme Court. 1983, United States. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit (Not admitted DC). Beta Gamma Sigma; Beta Alpha Psi.

Phi Alpha Delta. Blue Key. Member: United States. League of Savings Associations.

Mortgage Bankers Association of America. Member: Arkansas (Member, Financial Institutions Section. Chairman, 1978-1980) and American (Member, Section of Corporation, Banking and Business Law-Committee on Savings and Loan Associations) Bar Associations.

Military: United States. Army Finance Corps, 1967-1969.


Community advisory board Junior League North Little Rock. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1967-1969. Member American Bar Association (subcommittee on finance markets and institutions since 1977, banking committee since 1978), National Savings and Loan League (board directors 1978-1983), United States League Savings Association (chairman multiple owned service corporation group 1977-1978, service corporation committee 1979-1981), Mortgage Bankers Association American (income property committee 1977-1981), Savings Institutions Marketing Society (research committee since 1975), Arkansas Bar Association (chairman finance institutes section 1980-1982), Arkansas State Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1981-1987), Old State House Museum Associates (treasurer, board directors 1986-1988).


Married Frances Virginia Shepherd, June 11, 1966. 1 child, Paige Virginia.