Born: June 3, 1929
Charleston, West Virginia

Died: August 1, 1993
Washington, D.C.

George Hughes Revercomb

Judge, U. S. District Court for the District of Columbia

Nominated by Ronald Reagan on November 7, 1985; Confirmed by the Senate on December 16, 1985, and received commission on December 17, 1985. Service terminated on 8/1/1993, due to death.

Princeton University, A.B., 1950
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 1955
University of Virginia School of Law, LL.M., 1982

James Boice Hevener (1927 – 2003) was a self-employed artist. After his service in the U.S. Air Force during World War II, he became creative director of advertising with the William Esty Company in New York. Later he moved to Highland County, Virginia, to pursue his interest in art and music.

Professional Career:

U.S. Air Force, 1951-1953
Private practice, Roanoke, Virginia, 1955-1956
Private practice, Charleston, West Virginia, 1956-1961
Legal assistant, Federal Communications Commission, Washington, D.C., 1958-1959
Private practice, Norfolk, Virginia, 1961-1962
Private practice, Washington, D.C., 1962-1969
Associate deputy U.S. attorney general, U.S. Department of Justice, 1969-1970
Associate judge, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, 1970-1985

University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, Va.

  • Papers, 1971-1997. Restricted; collection includes judicial case files, speeches, professional writings, and material relating to membership on various boards and commissions in municipal and state government.