Historical Collection
Chief Justice James G. Exum

James G. Exum Jr., The Twenty-Third Chief Justice

Born: 14 Sept. 1935, Snow Hill, NC
Education: UNC Chapel Hill,
     New York University, School of Law,
Admitted: 1960
NC House: 1967-1969
App’t Superior Court: 1969-1974
Elected Supreme Court: 1974
Retired: 1986
Elected Chief Jutice: Nov. 1986
Retired: 1 Jan. 1995
Preceded by:
Associate Justice: Carlisle Higgens
Chief Justice: Rhoda Billings
Succeeded by:
Associate Justice: Robert Browning
Chief Justice: Burley Mitchell



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