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Zane Stanley Miles, American lawyer. Bar: Nevada 1977.


Miles, Zane Stanley was born on January 30, 1935 in Eagle City, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Paul McDill and Stella Sarah (McCrary) Miles.


Juris Doctor, University Pacific, 1977.


Reporter, sports editor Enid Public Company, Oklahoma, 1951—1954. Reporter Nevada State Journal, Reno, 1958—1959. Editor Tahoe Daily Tribune, 1960.

Reporter, sub-editor Nevada State Journal, 1961—1964. Editor Fort Collins Coloradoan, 1965—1968, Ely Daily Times, Nevada, 1969, Aberdeen Daily World, Washington, 1969, Carson City Appeal, Nevada, 1970. Owner Capitol Public Company and Miles Communications Company, Carson City, 1971—1974.

Intern Nevada Supreme Court, 1975—1976. Private practice law Elko, Nevada, since 1977. Public defender Elko County, 1979—1982.

With United States Air Force, 1954-1958.


Co-chairman rural Elko County Heart Fund, since 1977. Vice chairman Carson City Republican Committee, 1973—1974. Chairman Elko County Republican Committee, 1980—1982, chairman emeritus, since 1982.

Member of American Bar Association, Nevada Trial Lawyers Association (governor since 1979), American Trial Lawyers Association, Elko County Bar Association, Nevada Bar Association, Carson City Chamber of Commerce (director 1972-1974), Elko County Chamber of C. 1980-1981, Colorado Associated Press Managing Editors Association (president 1967), Lions Club.


Married Janet K. Niebruegge, October 27, 1967. Children: Mark, Melissa.