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Lawyer

Josephine Helen Slough, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1929, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1930, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1930, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th circuits). Recipient International Women's Year Distinguished Service award, Cleveland State University, 1975, Young Women’s Christian Association Career Woman of Year award, 1979.

Background

Slough, Josephine Helen was born on February 10, 1908 in Elyria, Ohio, United States. Son of Frank Merrill and Josephine Caroline (Herbert) Slough.

Education

Ursuline College (Litt.B.). Cleveland State University (Juris Doctor).

Career

Partner Slough & Canfield, 1929—1937, Slough & Slough, 1937—1973. Counsel Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, Cleveland, 1973—1979. Sole practice, since 1979.

Board directors Rolec, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1929, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1930, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1930, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th circuits).

Membership

Board directors Women's City Club, Cleveland, since 1983. Member of American Bar Association, Women's City, University, Westwood Country, Women's City Club Federation, Cuyahoga Women's Political Caucus, Cleveland Pat. Bar, International Lawyers Group of Cleveland, Licensing Executives Society, National Association Women Lawyers (president 1950-1951), Cleveland Bar Association.

Connections

Married Harold H. Juergens, May 17, 1930. 1 child Robert Slough.

father:
Frank Merrill Slough

mother:
Josephine Caroline (Herbert) Slough

spouse:
Harold H. Juergens

child:
Robert Slough