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Julius Russell Cades, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1928, Hawaii 1930, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1936. Decorated Order British Empire; Order of Distinction for Cultural Leadership Hawaii.


Cades, Julius Russell was born on October 30, 1904 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Isaac and Ida Frieda (Russell) Cades.


Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Pennsylvania, 1925;Bachelor of Laws cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1928;Master of Laws (Gowan research fellow corporation law), University of Pennsylvania, 1930.


Worked at Cades Schutte Fleming & Wright (Honolulu, Hawaii) specializing in General Corporate Law, General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1928, Pa. 1930, Hawaii.

Author: "Hawaiian System of Water Rights," Journal of American Water Works Association, Volume 59, No.

8, August, 1967; "Jurimetrics and General Semantics," Modern Use of Logic in Law, March 1964 issue. "The Judicial Legislation in the Supreme Court of Hawaii: A Brief Introduction to the 'Known Uncertainties of the Law," Hawaii Bar Journal, Volume VII, No. 2, July, 1970. Director, 1935-1979 and Governor, 1979-1988, Honolulu Symphony Orchestra.

President, Bar Association of Hawaii, 1946-1948. Member, Commission on Uniform Laws, 1949-1960, 1962-1965. Chairman and Member, Board of Regents, University of Hawaii, 1941-1943.

Member, Order of the British Empire, 1971. Order of the Coif. Trustee, Board of Directors, Honolulu Academy of Arts, 1950-1951. Board of Directors, The Contemporary Museum, 1967—, Chairman, 1980-1983.

Member, Honolulu Social Science Association, 1948—. Treasurer, Board of Directors, Honolulu Art Society, 1936-1950. Member: American Law Institute (Life Member).

American Judicature Society (Director, 1969-1973). Fellow, American Bar Foundation (Life Member).


  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1928, Hawaii 1930, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1936.


  • Other Work

    • Writer on taxation, general semantics, jurisprudence. Contributor articles to law journals.


Chairman board commissioners Hawaii Board Public Instruction, 1945. Board governors, violin and viola player Honolulu Symphony Orchestra, 1930-1965. Chairman board regents University Hawaii, 1941-1945.

Trustee, board directors Honolulu Academy Arts, 1950-1951, Watumull Foundation, 1955-1995. Treasurer, board directors Honolulu Art Society, 1936-1950. Board directors Contemporary Museum, 1967-1993, chairman, 1980-1983.

Member Honolulu Social Science Association, since 1948. Board directors Cades Foundation. Fellow American Bar Foundation (life).

Member American Bar Association (delegate Hawaii 1950-1953), Bar Association Hawaii (president 1946-1948), American Law Institute (life), American Judicature Society (director 1969-1973), Social Science Association, Honolulu Committee on Foreign Relations, Pacific Club, Order of Coif.


Married Charlotte Leah McLean, November 28, 1938. 1 son, Russell McLean.

Isaac Cades

Ida Frieda (Russell) Cades

Charlotte Leah McLean