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Lawyer

John Lathrop Jerome Hart, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1929.

Background

Hart, John Lathrop Jerome was born on August 15, 1904 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Richard Huson and Elizabeth (Jerome) Hart.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1925. Bachelor in Jurisprudence (Rhodes scholar), Oxford University, England, 1927. Bachelor of Civil Law, Oxford University, England, 1928.

Master of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1932.

Career

Trust department Colorado National Bank, Denver, 1929-1935. Attorney Reconstruction Finance Corporation, Washington, 1935-1937, Internal Revenue Service, Washington, 1937. Associate Henry McAllister in general practice of law, 1938-1948.

Senior partner Holland & Hart, Denver, 1948-1979, of counsel, since 1979. Various positions in reorganizing Member of Parliament R.R., D. & R.G.W. R.R., others, 1942-1961. General counsel National Center Atmospheric Research, 1962-1974, trustee emeritus, since 1974.

Achievements

  • Bar: Colorado 1929.

Works

Membership

Honorary trustee Webb-Waring Lung Institute. Member American Committees East-West Accord. Associate Center for International and Strategic Affairs, University of California at Los Angeles.

Member Associate Harvard Clubs (president 1960-1961), Harvard Alumni Association (honorary director) Clubs: Harvard, American Alpine (president 1970-1973), Century Association (New York City). Colorado Arlberg (honorary), Colorado Mountain (honorary). Bohemian (San Francisco).

Cosmos (Washington).

Connections

Married Jane Kelsey, October 19, 1935. Children: Katherine Hart Zimmerman, Sally Hart Whiting, John.

father:
Richard Huson Hart

mother:
Elizabeth (Jerome) Hart

spouse:
Jane Kelsey

child:
Katherine Hart Zimmerman Hart

child:
Sally Hart Whiting Hart

child:
John Hart