JAMES M. POPPER
James M. Popper, attorney, was born in San Francisco, California, on May 31, 1913. The son of David Popper, deceased, and Fannie Popper. He graduated from University of California in 1934 with the degree of A.B.--then obtained his legal education at University of California, Boalt Hall of Law, receiving his LL.B. degree in 1937 and was admitted to the California State Bar, at San Francisco, in October of the same year.
Mr. Popper began practice of law in the office of J. Oscar Goldstein Chico, California, 1937-39; practiced alone from 1940 to 1944; member of the firm of Bernheim, Popper and Sugarman, Richmond, California, 1944-46; and has been a member of the firm of Popper and Burnstein, Oakland, California, since 1946.
Member of the Oakland Chamber of Commerce; Masonic Order (Shrine); Moose Lodge, Eagles; Alameda County Bar Association; a member of the California Republican Assembly, and former member of Alameda County Republican Central Committee.
Mr. Popper is unmarried. He resides at 791 Kingston Avenue, Oakland, California.
Offices: Popper-Bernheim Building, 414-13th Street, Oakland, California.
Transcribed By: Cecelia M. Setty.
Source: “Eminent Californians 1953”, by Lee E. Johnson & C. W. Taylor. Page 249, C. W. Taylor Publ., Palo Alto, California, 1953.
© 2014 Cecelia M. Setty.