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John Campbell Chommie

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John Campbell Chommie, American educator. Member Florida Citizens Committee for Promotion of Humanities, 1971.; Served with United States Merchant Marine, 1944-1945.; Member American Trial Lawyers Association, Minnesota, Interamerican bar associations, American Association University Professors, Dade County Bar Association (associate).

Background

Chommie, John Campbell was born on September 5, 1914 in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, United States. Son of Hans D. and Florence (Campbell) Chommie.

Education

Student of University Minnesota, 1932-1933, 35-36, U. North Dakota, 1934-1935. Bachelor of Laws, St. Paul College Law, 1941, B.S.L., 1942. Master of Laws, University of Southern California, 1952.

Master of Laws, New York University, 1956, Juris Scientiae Doctor, 1960.

Career

Traffic manager Navjo Ordance Depot, 1942-1943. Professor of law S.W. U., Los Angeles, 1948-1953, Dickinson School Law, 1953-1956. Research associate Harvard Law School, 1957-1958.

Professor of law U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1956-1973, director tax program. Law School, 1965-1973. Visiting professor Louisiana State University, 1965.

Works

  • Author: (with George Eder) Taxation in Columbia, 1964. Federal Income Taxation, 1968. The Internal Revenue Service, 1970.

    Editor, contributor El Derecho de Los Estados Unidos, 3 vols., 1963.

Membership

Member Florida Citizens Committee for Promotion of Humanities, 1971. Served with United States Merchant Marine, 1944-1945. Member American Trial Lawyers Association, Minnesota, Interamerican bar associations, American Association University Professors, Dade County Bar Association (associate).

Connections

Married June K. Ray, July 5, 1947. Children: Barbara (Mistress.

father:
Hans D. Chommie

mother:
Florence (Campbell) Chommie

spouse:
June K. Ray

child:
Barbara (Mrs Chommie