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Van Adney Elmore

Van Adney Elmore, American lawyer. Bar: New Mexico 1987, United States District Court New Mexico 1987. With United States Air Force, 1948-1952. Member American Bar Association, State Bar New Mexico, New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, American Legion, National Rifle Association.

Background

  • Elmore, Van Adney was born on February 6, 1929 in Mesa, Arizona, United States. Son of George Lillard and Naomi Edith (Dafvis) Elmore.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, East Los Angeles Junior College, 1955. Bachelor, Long Beach State University, 1957. Juris Doctor, Gonzaga University, 1986.

    Career

    • Claims adjuster, district manager Farmers Insurance, Los Angeles, 1957-1967. Claims adjuster Firemans Fund American Insurance, 1967-1968. Supervisor Mount Adams Orchards Company, White Salmon, Washington, 1975-1976.

      General manager Tuttle Orchards Company, Inc., Quincy, 1976-1979. Real estate and insurance agent Salem, Oregon, 1980-1981. Independent trapper Chulitna, Alaska, 1981-1982.

      With Alaska R.R. United States Department Transportation, Anchorage, 1982-1984. Private practice law Las Cruces, New Mexico, from 1987.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New Mexico 1987, United States District Court New Mexico 1987.

    Membership

    With United States Air Force, 1948-1952. Member American Bar Association, State Bar New Mexico, New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, American Legion, National Rifle Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fishing, backpacking, hunting, rockhounding, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Dordeena Virginia Allen, March 25, 1957 (divorced 1967). Children: Sheila, Monique, Eric.
    • father: George Lillard Elmore
    • mother: Naomi Edith (Dafvis) Elmore
    • spouse: Dordeena Virginia Allen
    • children: Sheila Elmore
    • Monique Elmore
    • Eric Elmore
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    Born February 6, 1929
    Died December 20, 2004
    (aged 75)
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