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Joseph Alton Jenkins, American lawyer.

Background

Jenkins, Joseph Alton was born on January 30, 1919 in Salt Lake City. Son of Joseph and Bessie (Iverson) Jenkins.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Economics, U. Utah, 1939. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1944.

Career

March 1948); 1 daughter, Josephine M. Married second, Antoinette DHooge, September 28, 1948. Export, import broker on articles moving from United States to Belgium.

Admitted to New York bar, 1947, Texas bar, 1952, District of Columbia Bar, 1957, New Mexico bar, 1963. Attorney National Labor Relations Board, Fort Worth, 1948-1951. Chief enforcement and litigation branch, region 10, National Wage Stabilization Board, 1951-1953.

Partner Rawlings, Savers Scurlock & Edison, Fort Worth, 1953-1957. Member National Labor Relations Board, Washington, 1957-1961, director regional office, Albuquerque, 1961-1963. Private practice law as Jenkins & Watkins, Inc., Professional Corporation, and predecessor firms, Dallas, from 1963.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Treatise on Labor Law (4 vols.), 1968. Also articles professor publs.

Membership

Member National Labor Relations Board, Washington, 1957-1961, director regional office, Albuquerque, 1961-1963. Member panel arbitrators Federal Mediation and Counciliation Service and American Arbitration Association. Served from ensign to Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1946.

Cited by City of Antwerp, Belgium. Member International Platform Association, American, Federal, Texas, Dallas, New Mexico bar associations, Bar Association District of Columbia, National, Texas, Dallas criminal defense lawyers associations, American Judicature Society, Reserve Officers of Naval Reserve, Fort Worth-Tarrant County Reserve Officers Association (president 1955), Veterans of Foreign Wars, National Lawyers. Club: Cosmos.

Connections

Married Betty Everett, January 3, 1940 (divorced March 1948).; married second, Antoinette DHooge, September 28, 1948.

father:
Joseph Jenkins

mother:
Bessie (Iverson) Jenkins

spouse:
Betty Everett

spouse:
Antoinette DHooge