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George Stanley Joslin

George Stanley Joslin, 1967-1967


GEORGE STANLEY JOSLIN was born on July 20, 1911, in Sextonville, Richland County, Wisconsin. He graduated from Cornell College in 1934 and from the University of Wisconsin Law School in 1939; he earned an LL.M. from the University of Michigan in 1952.

He was a high school teacher in Reedsburg, Wisconsin, from 1934 to 1936, and then practiced law in Portage from 1939 to 1942. During World War II he served in the Army Air Force. In 1954 he became a Professor of Law at Emory University, and was acting Dean of the Law School from 1960 to 1961. He was appointed as an interim judge on the Georgia Court of Appeals on April 21, 1967, and served until June 30, 1967.

Judge Joslin is the author of Everyman 's Law (The Harrison Company) and Ministers Law Handbook. He is active in the Boy Scouts of America and is a member of the Lawyers Club of Atlanta. He is a member of the U. S. Advisory Commission of Bankruptcy Rules.

Judge Joslin was married on November 25, 1948, to Eleanor Peel Strickland. They have two children.