1914 – Born on the 24th of March. 1960 – He became as a first justce minister of Nigeria. – He served as a first Attorney General of Nigeria. 1962 – He he held a seat on the United Nations’ International Law Commission. 1976 – He served as a judge ..
1752 – Gabriel Duvall was in Prince George County, Maryland on the 6th of December. 1778 – He was admitted to the Maryland bar. 1783 – He served in the militia before beginning his government career. 1783-1784 – He served on the Maryland Governor’s Council. 1787-1794 – He served in the Maryland House of Delegates. ..
1947 – Born on the 9th of February in Lugano, Switzerland. 1972 – Del Ponte studied law in Bern and Geneva, as well as in Britain. She obtained her LL.M. 1975 – Del Ponte joined a private law firm in Lugano, which she left to set up her own company. 1981 – She was appointed ..
1815 – Born on March 9th in Cecil County, Maryland. He was a American politician, a close associate of Abraham Lincoln. 1832 – He graduated from Kenyon College. 1835 – Davis earned a law degree from Yale and was admitted to the Illinois bar. 1836 – Established a practice in Bloomington. ..
US general, lawyer, and military jurist 1874 – George Breckenridge Davis was born in Ware, Massachusetts. 1871 – Graduated at West Point. 1887 – He joined the judge advocate general’s department. 1891 – Graduated from the Columbian University law school. 1897 – Wrote "The Elements of Law". 1898 – ..
1668 – Born at Limoges, France, on the 27th of November, in a family of magistrates. His father, Henri d’ Aguesseau, a hereditary councillor of the parliament of Metz, was a man of singular ability and breadth of view whom, after holding successively the posts of intendant of Limousin, Guyenne and Languedoc. 1700 – ..
1619 – James Dalrymple was born on May at Drummurchie, Barr, South Ayrshire. 1633 – Graduated at University of Glasgow, on 26th of July. 1634 – He went to Edinburgh, probably with the intention of studying law. 1641 – Recalled to compete for regency, as a professorship was then called in the ..
1784 – Born on the 24th of April at Stafford County, Virginia, USA. Educated at home, and attended the College of New Jersey for one year. 1808 – He was admitted to the bar. 1809 – Elected to the Virginia House of Delegates. 1812 – Became a member of the advisory ..
1915 – Born on the 20th of February in Wausa, Nebraska. Served on the California State Senate and California State Assembly. 1971-1982 – He was a Democratic Congressional representative from California for the 29th district. 1982 – He resigned on 9th of March to serve as an associate justice on the California ..
1732 – Born in Scituate, Massachusetts on the 1st of March. 1751 – Cushing became a member of the bar in Boston. 1771 – Cushing took his position on the Court. However, when the American Revolution started, he had to choose between the rebels and Great Britain; unlike the rest of the court, he chose ..