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Lawyer

John Joseph Adams, American lawyer. Bar: Iowa 1940, Ohio 1942, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1942, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1947, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1948.

Background

Adams, John Joseph was born on June 25, 1916 in Marshalltown, Iowa, United States. Son of Thomas Edward and Susan (Watson) Adams.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1938;Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1940.

Career

Law clerk to justice, Supreme Court of the United States Court, Washington, 1940-1941;associate, then partner, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, 1941-1989. Board directors various companies.

Achievements

  • Bar: Iowa 1940, Ohio 1942, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1942, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1947, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1948.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal publications.

Membership

Served to captain JAGD United States Army, 1943-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, Cleveland Bar Association, Cuyahoga County Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, Industrial Relations Research Association Clubs: Union, Westwood Country. Court Nisi Prius (Cleveland).

Connections

Married Virginia McCabe, September 21, 1940. Children: John Thomas, James McCabe, Ann Virginia.

father:
Thomas Edward Adams

mother:
Susan (Watson) Adams

spouse:
Virginia McCabe

children:
John Thomas Adams

James McCabe Adams

Ann Virginia Adams