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Arthur William LaChapelle

Arthur William LaChapelle, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1978, United States district court 1979. Member Men in Violent Relationships, Inc., 1978—1985, vice chairman, 1979—1985, DAV, since 1966; coach, teen counselor American Youth Association, Germany, 1966—1966; Member of American Bar Association, American Legion, National Association Geology Teachers, Ramsey County Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association.

Background

  • LaChapelle, Arthur William was born on April 15, 1939 in St. Paul. Son of William Joseph and Dorothy Frances (Thelin) LaChapelle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with summa cum laude, Macalester College, 1973. Juris Doctor, University Minnesota, 1977.

    Career

    • Teacher Russian, German, Latin & Earth Space Sciences North St. Paul Public Schools, 1973—1976. Researcher, writer Water Resources Research Center, University Minnesota, 1975—1977. Assistant city attorney criminal division St. Paul, 1978—1979.

      Private practice, since 1979. Adjunct professor Legal Assistant Program, University Minnesota, since 1980. Adjunct professor civil & mineral engineering University Minnesota, since 1979.

      Consultant environmental law. Lecturer hazardous waste liabilities, since 1980. Referee Conciliation Court Ramsey County, since 1983.

      Hearing examiner St. Paul Human Rights Commission, since 1985. Family court mediator Ramsey County District Court, since 1986. With United States Air Force, 1961-1966.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Minnesota 1978, United States district court 1979.

    Works

    • Author: Codified and Uncodified State Laws and Agency Rules and Regulations Bearing on Water and Related Land Resources in Minnesota, 2 vols., 1978.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Men in Violent Relationships, Inc., 1978—1985, vice chairman, 1979—1985, DAV, since 1966. Coach, teen counselor American Youth Association, Germany, 1966—1966. Member of American Bar Association, American Legion, National Association Geology Teachers, Ramsey County Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Rachel LaChapelle, December 12, 1969. Children: William Joseph, Rachelle Marie.
    • father: William Joseph LaChapelle
    • mother: Dorothy Frances (Thelin) LaChapelle
    • spouse: Mary Rachel LaChapelle
    • children: William Joseph LaChapelle
    • Rachelle Marie LaChapelle
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