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Lawyer , State legislator

John Grier Hanes, American Lawyer, state legislator. Bar: Wyoming 1960, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1960, United States Court Military Appeals, 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964.

Background

Hanes, John Grier was born in 1936 in Cheyenne, Wyoming, WEST0. Son of Harold H. and Mary Elizabeth (Grier) Hanes.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University Wyoming, 1958. Juris Doctor, University Wyoming, 1960.

Career

Deputy secretary of state, State of Wyoming, 1963-1965; principal, Burke Woodard & Bishop, Cheyenne, 1965-1990; of counsel, Burke Woodard & Bishop, Cheyenne, since 1990; attorney, Wyoming Senate, 1967-1971; municipal judge, City of Cheyenne, 1970-1973; member, Burke, Woodard & O'Donnell, Cheyenne, Wyoming, until 1990; of counsel, Burke & Woodard, Professional Corporation and predecessor firms, Cheyenne, Wyoming, since 1990; member, Wyoming House of Representatives, 1993-1999; member, Wyoming Senate, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wyoming 1960, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1960, United States Court Military Appeals, 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964.

Membership

Volunteer Cheyenne Frontier Days. Member Heels; Republican precinct committeeman, 1976-1994. With United States Army Judge Advocate General Corps.

Member of the Chamber of Commerce, Rotary (president 1982-1983, district governor 1990-1991), Sigma Nu.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: outdoor sports, travelling.

Connections

Married Liv Paul; children: Greg, Clint.

father:
Harold H. Hanes

mother:
Mary Elizabeth (Grier) Hanes

spouse:
Liv Paul

children:
Clint Hanes

Greg Hanes