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Joseph Melbourne Wilson, American lawyer. Active Wisconsin Humanities Commission; member vestry Grace Episcopal Church, 1983—1987, senior warden, since 1986; president Greentree Neighborhood Organization, 1980; Member of Order of Coif, Wisconsin Bar Association (bicenntenial United States constitution planning committee), Dane County Bar Association, Optimist.

Background

Wilson, Joseph Melbourne was born on April 2, 1944 in Milwaukee. Son of Othy Melbourne and Marguerite Mary (Mills) Wilson.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1966. Juris Doctor, University Wisconsin, 1969.

Career

Law examiner Wisconsin Supreme Court, Madison, 1969—1970. Assistant district attorney Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, 1970—1972. Commissioner Supreme Court Wisconsin, Madison, since 1972.

Editorial board member Wisconsin Law Review, 1967—1969.

Membership

Active Wisconsin Humanities Commission. Member vestry Grace Episcopal Church, 1983—1987, senior warden, since 1986. President Greentree Neighborhood Organization, 1980.

Member of Order of Coif, Wisconsin Bar Association (bicenntenial United States constitution planning committee), Dane County Bar Association, Optimist.

Connections

Married Joyce Annette Olson, September 7, 1968. Children: Joshua J., Jonathan A.