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Peter Hagner Holme, American lawyer. award of merit 1966, trustee) bar assns.


Holme, Peter Hagner was born on June 5, 1918 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Peter Hagner and Jamie (Sexton) Holme.


Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1939. Postgraduate Harvard, 1939-1941. Bachelor of Laws, University Colorado, 1942.


Admitted to Colorado bar, 1942. Associate firm Dines, Dines & Holme, Denver, 1942, 46-48, partner, from 1948 (firm now Holme, Roberts & Owen). Deputy district attorney, Denver, 1944-1946.

Vice chairman Legal Aid Society, from 1960, president, 1963-1965. Board directors National Institute Trial Advocacy, from 1971. Board of directors U. Colorado Alumni Fund.

Trustee U. Denver, 1968-1976.


Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1944. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers (board regents 1962-1965, secretary 1964), American Bar Foundation. Member American Judicature Society, National Legal Aid and Defender Society, American Law Institute (council 1968-1972), American (house delegations 1957-1960, 72-73, chairman legal education and admissions to bar section, chairman managing committee fund for legal education 1964-1968), Colorado (governor 1952, 66-70, president 1968-1969), Denver (award of merit 1966, trustee) bar associations, Law.

Clubs: Cactus, University, Mile High, Denver Country.


Married Lena Phillips, August 20, 1940. Children: Richard Phillips, Howard Kelley, Peter Hagner.

Peter Hagner Holme

Jamie (Sexton) Holme

Lena Phillips

Richard Phillips Holme

Howard Kelley Holme

Peter Hagner Holme