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Alfred S. Niles Hon. Alfred S. Niles (1860-1926)
Peter Cook (1915-1992)
Oil on canvas, 1958
34 ½ H x 28 ½ W in.
Presented, October 10, 1962
Donor, Emory H. Niles (son)
Owner, Baltimore City Circuit Court
Private Career:
Admitted to the bar, c.1881
Partner with Oscar Wolff, 1882-1906, 1912-1915
Partnership, Niles, Wolff, Barton & Morrow, 1915-1921
Dean, Baltimore Law School, 1904-1913
President of the City Club of Baltimore, 1912
Trustee, McDonough School for Boys, 1909-1915
Regent and Faculty member of the University of Maryland School of Law, 1913-1926
38th President, Bar Association of Baltimore City, 1916-1917
Public Service:
Associate Judge, Supreme Bench of Baltimore City, 1906-1912
Appointed to the bench by Governor Edwin Warfield, to fill the vacancy that resulted from the death of Judge Thomas S. Baer.

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