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Allah B. Conant

Allah B. Conant, American lawyer.

Background

  • Conant, Allah B. was born on July 24, 1939 in Waco, Texas, United States. Son of Allah B. and Frances Louise (James) Conant.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, North Texas State College, Denton, 1961. Juris Doctor cum laude, Baylor University, 1963.

    Career

    • Since practiced in, Dallas. Partner Shank, Irwin, Conant, Lipshy & Casterline, 1964-1990. Owner ABC Ranch, 1981-1989.

      Of counsel Whittenburg Whittenburg and Schachter, 1990. Member Conant Whittenburg French & Schachter, Dallas, 1991-1999. Partner Conant French & Chaney, LLP, 1999—2005.

      Retired, since 2006; With United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1957-1963.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1963, United States Tax Court 1963, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1964, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1969, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1970, United States Supreme Court 1971, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (4th and 7th circuits) 1978, United States Court Appeals (3d and 11th circuits) 1981, United States District Court (eastern district) Texas 1986, United States District Court (western district) Texas 1986, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1987, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), 2004. Board certified Texas Trial Law, Texas Board Legal Specialization.

    Works

    • Contributor to legal journals.

    Membership

    Trustee St. John's Episcopal School, 1987-1990. Board directors The Library. at Cedar Creek, 2007-2010, since 2011. Fellow American Bar Foundation (life), Texas Bar Foundation (life), Dallas Bar Foundation (life).

    Member American Bar Association (council general practice section 1977-1980, chairman 1982-1983, delegate 1983-1986), Dallas Bar Association, State Bar Texas, Trial Attorneys American, Baylor Law School Counsellors, Baylor Law Alumni Association (director 1979-1982), Baylor Law Review Ex-Editors Association, North Texas State University Alumni Association (director, vice president), Henderson County Bar Association, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi (historian 1962). Clubs: Petroleum (Dallas).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, travel, boating.

    Connections

    • Children: Heather Lee Arsham, Lisa Lynn, Leslie Marie Thorne. Stepchild, Thomas R. Bone World War II.
    • father: Allah B. Conant
    • mother: Frances Louise (James) Conant
    • children: Heather Lee Arsham Conant
    • Lisa Lynn Conant
    • Leslie Marie Thorne Conant
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    Born July 24, 1939
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