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Lawyer

Philip Martin Aitken, American lawyer. Bar: Nebraska 1926, United States Court Appeals (5th and 8th circuits) 1934, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1935. Member American Bar Association, Nebraska Bar Association, Lincoln Bar Association Clubs: Lincoln Country (board directors 1958-1959, treasurer 1939-1941), Lincoln University; Chicago; Thunderbird Country (Rancho Mirage, California).

Background

Aitken, Philip Martin was born on April 1, 1902 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Son of Martin Ingles and Clara (Lewis) Aitken.

Education

University of Nebraska (Bachelor of Arts). Harvard Law School (Bachelor of Laws, Legal Aid Bureau). Harvard Law School (Bachelor of Laws, Legal Aid Bureau).

Career

Worked at Woods & Aitken (Lincoln, NE) specializing in Corporate Practice, Trust Law. Admitted to the bar, 1926, Nebraska. 1935, United States. Supreme Court.

Member: Lincoln, Nebraska State and American Bar Associations. Nebraska Association of Trial Attorneys (Charter Member).

Achievements

  • Bar: Nebraska 1926, United States Court Appeals (5th and 8th circuits) 1934, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1935.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Nebraska Bar Association, Lincoln Bar Association Clubs: Lincoln Country (board directors 1958-1959, treasurer 1939-1941), Lincoln University. Chicago; Thunderbird Country (Rancho Mirage, California).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, fishing.

Connections

Married Josephine Adelia Lamaster, June 14, 1928. Children: Philip Junior, Jean, James.

father:
Martin Ingles Aitken

mother:
Clara (Lewis) Aitken

spouse:
Josephine Adelia Lamaster

child:
Philip Junior Aitken

child:
Jean Aitken

child:
James Aitken