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Richard J. Palmersheim

Richard J. Palmersheim, American lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1957; United States District Court (eastern district Wisconsin) 1957; Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978. 1st. lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1951-1953, Korea. Member American Bar Association, Wisconsin Bar Association.

Background

  • Palmersheim, Richard J. was born on October 3, 1929 in Milwaukee. Son of Joseph J. Palmersheim and Loretta Marie Connell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Marquette University, 1951. Bachelor of Laws, Marquette University, 1957.

    Career

    • Wisconsin claims manager St. Paul Company's, Milwaukee, 1957-1965, Wisconsin general counsel, 1965-1990. Private practice consultant, from 1990. Legal consultant United States Marine Corps, Milwaukee, 1965-1980.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Wisconsin 1957; United States District Court (eastern district Wisconsin) 1957. Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    1st. lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1951-1953, Korea. Member American Bar Association, Wisconsin Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, deep sea fishing, gardening, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Joan S. Benoist, June 7, 1958 (divorced June 1976). Children: Richard, Mary Jo, James, Thomas, Robert.
    • father: Joseph J. Palmersheim
    • mother: Loretta Marie Connell
    • spouse: Joan S. Benoist
    • children: Richard Palmersheim
    • Mary Jo Palmersheim
    • James Palmersheim
    • Thomas Palmersheim
    • Robert Palmersheim
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    Born October 3, 1929
    Died September 6, 2000
    (aged 70)
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