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Will Shafroth, American lawyer. Member American Bar Association (adviser to section legal education 1930-1934, 35-40), American Law Institute, Federal Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Relief Administration Association, Chevy Chase Club, Cactus Club (Denver), Phi Delta Theta, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Shafroth, Will was born on July 10, 1894 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of John Franklin and Virginia (Morrison) Shafroth.

Education

AB, University of Michigan, 1914; Juris Doctor, University of California, 1916.

Career

Private practice, Denver, 1916-1917, 24-34; second in command Lieutenant, United States Army, 1917; advanced through grades to captain, United States Army, 1918; served in France with 78th Field Artillery, 6th division, United States Army member, American Military Mission to Hungary, 1919; relief work with, American Relief Administration, 1920-1922; chief division procedural studies and statistics, Admisntrv. Office, United States Court Justices, 1940-1960; deputy director, Admisntrv. Office, United States Court Justices, 1960-1964; counsel, Lambert, Furlow, Elmore & Heidenberger, 1965-1975.

In charge food distribution District Samara, Russia, famine of 1922, also relief work in Constantinople.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (adviser to section legal education 1930-1934, 35-40), American Law Institute, Federal Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Relief Administration Association, Chevy Chase Club, Cactus Club (Denver), Phi Delta Theta, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Janet Durrie, November 25, 1924. Children: Stephen Morrison, Sylvia.

father:
John Franklin Shafroth

mother:
Virginia (Morrison) Shafroth

spouse:
Janet Durrie

child:
Sylvia Shafroth

child:
Stephen Morrison Shafroth