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Marilyn Biggs Adkins, American lawyer, consultant. Bar: Colorado 1982, United States District Court Colorado 1982, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1982.

Background

Adkins, Marilyn Biggs was born on July 3, 1945 in East Greenwich, Rhode Island, United States. Daughter of John Elmer and Merle Bonita (Irish) Biggs.

Education

Bachelor, University Denver, 1967. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1982.

Career

Owner Texaco Service Stations, Denver, 1971-1978. Legal assistant, paralegal Law Offices of Hubert M. Safran, 1974-1982. Private practice bookkeeping, 1978-1981.

Partner Safran & Adkins, 1982-1990. Private practice attorney, 1990-1991. Owner Adkins & Associates, since 1991.

Member District Attorney's Arbitration Panel, Denver, 1976. Active Colorado Supreme Court Public Education Committee, 1984-1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: Colorado 1982, United States District Court Colorado 1982, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapter on torts to Law in Colorado, 1987, articles to professional journals.

Membership

Instructor Denver Inner City Parish, 1970-1975. Member Anti-Defamation League Civil Rights Commission, Denver, 1983-1990. Delegate Democratic County Conventions, Denver, 1975-1978, 86.

Advisor United States Senate Committee, Washington, 1978. Chair Colorado Supreme Court Bi-Centennial Constitutional Church-State Project. Trustee Temple Sinai, Denver, 1986-1988.

Member American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (legislation director 1982-1988, board directors 1983-1989), Trial Lawyers for Public Justice, University Denver Alumni Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, gardening.

Connections

Married John C. Adkins, October 12, 1965 (divorced February 1978). Married Charles T. Wood, April 16, 1989.

father:
John Elmer Biggs

mother:
Merle Bonita (Irish) Biggs

spouses:
John C. Adkins

Charles T. Wood