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Rene Orlando OLIVEIRA

Rene Orlando Oliveira, American state legislator. Named Citizen of Week, KGBT-television, 1981, KELT Radio, 1981; recipient Russell Long award, Distinguished Service award, Texas Southmost College, 1982, Rex Braun award, 1983. Member of Texas County Chairman Association, Association Immigration & Nationality Lawyers, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Cameron County Bar Association, American Bar Association, Sierra Club International.

Background

  • Oliveira, Rene Orlando was born on March 14, 1955 in Brownsville, Texas, United States. Son of Antonio and Gloria Gonzalez Oliveira.

  • Education

    • University of Texas (Bachelor of Arts, 1976. Juris Doctor, 1979). Member. State House of Representatives, 1981-1987.

    Career

    • Partner Wiech, Black, Fleming, Hamilton, Roerig, Oliveira & Fisher, since 1979. Chairman Cameron County Democratic Committee, Texas, 1980—1981. Member District 39 Texas House of Representatives, 1989—1990, member District 37, 1981—1985, since 1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of Texas County Chairman Association, Association Immigration & Nationality Lawyers, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Cameron County Bar Association, American Bar Association, Sierra Club International.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine Sunde, 1982. 1 child Rene Orlando Junior.
    • father: Antonio Oliveira
    • mother: Gloria Gonzalez Oliveira
    • spouse: Katherine Sunde
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    Born March 14, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality
    • 1979
      Texas
    • 1980
      United States