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JOHN SCOTT, American Lawyer, Partner of SMITH, STANFIELD AND SCOTT, specializing in the field of General Civil and Trial Practice in all Courts. Real Estate, Insurance, Banking, Corporate, Negligence, Criminal, Water Rights, Estate Planning and Probate, Family Law.

Background

Scott, John B. was born on November 23, 1943 in Brooklyn, New York, United States.

Education

University of Wyoming (Bachelor of Arts, 1967. Juris Doctor, 1973). Recipient, Bureau of National Affairs Award, 1973. Assistant City Attorney, 1974-1988.

Executive Secretary, Region VII, Governors Planning Commission, Criminal Administration, 1975-1980. State Bar Commissioner, 1986-1988.

Career

Hanson v. Beldon, 668 P2 1331.Worked at Smith, Stanfield and Scott, L.L.C. (Laramie, Wyoming) specializing in General Civil and Trial Practice in all Courts. Real Estate, Insurance, Banking, Corporate, Negligence, Criminal, Water Rights, Estate Planning and Probate, Family Law. Admitted to the bar, 1973, Wyoming.

Recipient: Bureau of National Affairs Award, 1973. American Jurisprudence Book Award for Income Tax. Assistant City Attorney, 1974-1988.

Executive Secretary, Region VII, Governors Planning Commission, Criminal Administration, 1975-1980. State Bar Commissioner, 1986-1988. Member: Albany County Bar Association (Secretary, 1973-1976).

Wyoming State Bar; Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association. Military: 1st Lieutenant, United States. Army, 1968-1970

Smith and Stanfield had been associates with a local firm and established their own firm when Smith was appointed to serve as City Attorney for the City of Laramie in 1963.

All present members of the firm are graduates of the University of Wyoming College of Law. The firm has a general practice as well as a trial practice on a state-wide basis. The firm is very active in civic and local affairs and members are frequent lecturers at legal and trial seminars and at the U.W. College of Law.

Membership

Member: Albany County Bar Association (Secretary, 1973-1976). Wyoming State Bar; Wyoming Trial Lawyers Association. Military: 1st Lieutenant, United States.

Army, 1968-1970.