JAMES C. CAWOOD, JR. (1936-2007)
Associate Judge, Anne Arundel County Circuit Court, 5th Judicial Circuit, from March 1982 to November 30, 2001. Retired November 30, 2001. Primary Judge for domestic cases, Anne Arundel County Circuit Court, 1988-2001. Member, Family and Domestic Relations Law Committee, Maryland Judicial Conference, 1998-2001.

Member, Attorney General's Low-Income Domestic Committee. Member, Power Plant Siting Advisory Committee, 1971-82 (chair, 1978-82).

Born in Washington, DC, June 4, 1936. Attended St. Anselm's Priory High School, Washington, DC. Served in U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, 1953-64. Georgetown University, A.B., magna cum laude, 1958; Georgetown University Law School, LL.B., 1961. Admitted to Maryland and District of Columbia Bars, 1961. Member, American and District of Columbia Bar Associations; Maryland State Bar Association (chair, litigation section, 1990-91; chair, alternative resolution of disputes committee, 1988; chair, subcommittee on mediation & evaluation); Anne Arundel County Bar Association. Board member, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC), 1987. Co-Chair, Civil Settlement Week, 1989. Sports correspondent, Washington Star, 1954-70. Member, Londontowne Publik House Commission, 1981-92. Founding President, William Paca Inn of Court, 1987-91. Founding President, Margaret Brent Inn of Court, 1989-91. Trustees' Award, Anne Arundel Bar Association, 1988. Man of All Seasons Award, St. Thomas More Society of Maryland, 1999. Died at West River, Maryland, April 15, 2007.

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