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Stephen Hale Anderson

federal judge

Stephen Hale Anderson, American federal judge. Bar: Utah 1960, United States Claims Court 1963, United States Tax Court 1967, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1972.

Background

Anderson, Stephen Hale was born on January 12, 1932 in Salt Lake City.

Education

Student, Eastern Oregon College Education, LaGrande, 1951. Student, Brigham Young University, Provo, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, University Utah, 1960.

Career

Teacher South High School, Salt Lake City, 1956—1957. Trial attorney tax division United States Department Justice, 1960—1964. Partner Ray, Quinney & Nebeker, 1964—1985.

Judge United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), Salt Lake City, 1985—2000, senior judge, since 2000. Special counsel Salt Lake County Grand Jury, 1975. Member National Judicial Council State and Federal Courts, 1992—1996.

Chairman federal-state jurisdiction committee Judicial Conference United States, 1995—1998. Ad hoc. committee on bankruptcy appellate panels 10th Circuit Judicial Council, 1995—1997. Committee member United States Court Appeals (10th circuit).

With United States Army, 1953-1955.

Achievements

  • Bar: Utah 1960, United States Claims Court 1963, United States Tax Court 1967, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1970, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1972.

Membership

Member of American Bar Foundation, Salt Lake County Bar Association (president 1977-1978), Utah State Bar 1983-1984, University Utah College Law Alumni Association (trustee 1979-1983, president 1982-1983), Salt Lake Area Chamber of Commerce (bd.govs. 1984), Order of Coif.

Connections

Married Shirlee Gehring. 2 children.

spouse:
Shirlee Gehring