Ira C. Rothgerber, Jr., 1913-1992
- Rothgerber, Ira C., 1878-1956 (Person)
0 Linear Feet (1 record box and 2 flat boxes, 21 x 17 x 3.5 inches)
Biographical / Historical
Ira C. Rothgerber, Jr., was born in 1913 to Reina Grunsfeld Rothgerber and Ira C. Rothgerber, Sr. He studied at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he received both undergraduate and law degrees. Rothgerber, Jr., joined his father’s law firm, Rothgerber & Appel, in 1935 and became a partner in 1941. He got involved in WWII in 1942 and eventually earned the rank of lieutenant colonel. Rothberger, Jr., then returned to Denver and practiced law for a short while before teaching law at the University of Colorado School of Law and the University of Denver. He rejoined Rothgerber & Appel after his father passed away in 1956. Rothberger, Jr., died in 1993.