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Marcus Eugene Powers

Marcus Eugene Powers, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1954, New York 1959, California 1964.

Background

  • Powers, Marcus Eugene was born on April 7, 1929 in Cedarville, Ohio, United States. Son of Frederick Armajo and Elizabeth Isabel (Rumbaugh) Powers.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1951. Juris Doctor (Root-Tilden scholar), New York University, 1954. Master of Laws, New York University, 1958.

    Career

    • Assistant professor law New York University School Law, 1956-1960. Attorney American Brake Shoe Company, New York City, 1959-1963. Assistant general counsel Dart Industries Inc., Los Angeles, 1963-1981.

      Senior vice president, general counsel National Medical Enterprises, Inc., 1981-1993. Executive vice president, secretary Health Care Property Investors Inc., Santa Monica, California, 1985-1987. Consultant National Medical Enterprises, Inc., Los Angeles, from 1993.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Ohio 1954, New York 1959, California 1964.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Bar Association (member committee on corporation law departments 1985-1993), Los Angeles County Bar Association (past chairman corporation law departments section, Outstanding Corporation Counsel 1990), Institute Corporation Counsel (board directors 1979-1992, chairman 1984-1986), Association Bar City New York, California State Coastal Conservancy, Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta, Kappa Sigma, Pi Sigma Alpha, Theta Alpha Phi.

    Connections

    • father: Frederick Armajo Powers
    • mother: Elizabeth Isabel (Rumbaugh) Powers
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    Born April 7, 1929
    Died May 11, 2007
    (aged 77)
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