James Augustine Walsh

Personal

Birthday: 
9/17/1906
Birthplace: 
Westfield, MA
Date of Death: 
5/2/1991
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Mesa, Arizona, 1928-1941
City attorney, Mesa, Arizona, 1936-1940
Assistant U.S. attorney, District of Arizona, 1943
County attorney, Maricopa County, Arizona, 1943-1944
Judge, Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County, 1945-1947
Private practice, Phoenix, Arizona, 1947-1952
Chief counsel, Arizona Code Commission, 1951-1952

Education

Name of School: 

Georgetown University Law Center

The Law Center provides a world of opportunities. We offer more courses and more seminars on domestic and international topics than any other law school in the country. Our program in clinical education, ranked among the best in the nation, offers a wide range of legal assistance to needy members of our community - including domestic abuse and child cases, political asylum cases, and environmental justice. Our location puts us within walking distance of Congress, the Supreme Court, and the Department of Justice.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1928

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Arizona
Court Name: 

Arizona District Court

President Nominating: 
Harry S Truman
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
7/7/1952
Retirement from Active Service: 
7/9/1976
Termination Date: 
5/2/1991
Termination Reason: 
Death
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