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Justin Lincoln Edgerton, American judge. Recipient Distinguished Service award Washington Board Trade, others; named Laymen of Year Methodist Union, 1967.

Background

Edgerton, Justin Lincoln was born on September 2, 1908 in Cold Spring, New York, United States. Son of James Arthur and Blanche (Edgerton) Edgerton.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, George Washington University, 1929. Juris Doctor, 1931.

Career

Admitted to District of Columbia Bar, 1930, since practiced in District of Columbia. Member firm Pledger, Edgerton & Richardson, 1951-1960, Pledger & Edgerton, 1960-1964, Pledger, Edgerton & Mahoney, 1964-1966. Associate judge District of Columbia Court of General Sessions, from since 1966.

Membership

Member faculty George Washington University Law School, 1936-1970, professorial lecturer law, 1936-1970. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, Bar Association District of Columbia (past president), American College Trial Lawyers, Barristers.

Club: Metropolitan, Vinson (Washington).

Connections

Married Catherine Adams Griffith. Children: Justin Richard, Margaret Elizabeth.

father:
James Arthur Edgerton

mother:
Blanche (Edgerton) Edgerton

spouse:
Catherine Adams Griffith

children:
Justin Richard Edgerton

Margaret Elizabeth Edgerton