James Kenneth Logan

Personal

Birthday: 
1929
Birthplace: 
Quenemo, KS
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

U.S. Army corporal, 1947-1948
Law clerk, Hon. Walter Huxman, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, 1955-1956
Private practice, Los Angeles, California, 1956-1957
Faculty, University of Kansas School of Law, 1957-1968, 1982; assistant professor, 1957-1961; dean/professor of law, 1961-1968; lecturer in law, 1982
Special commissioner, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 1964-1967
Ezra Ripley Thayer teaching fellow, Harvard Law School, 1961-1962
Visiting professor of law, University of Texas, 1964
Private practice, Olathe, Kansas, 1968-1977
Visiting professor of law, Stanford University, 1969
Visiting professor of law, University of Michigan, 1976
Lecturer in law, Duke University, 1987, 1991, 1993

Education

Name of School: 
University of Kansas
Degree: 
A.B.
Degree Year: 
1952
Name of School - Second: 

Harvard Law School

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Degree - Second: 
LL.B.
Degree Year - Second: 
1955

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
Court Name: 

Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals

President Nominating: 
Jimmy Carter
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
12/16/1977
Retirement from Active Service: 
8/31/1994
Termination Date: 
7/15/1998
Termination Reason: 
Retirement
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