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Robert Bruce Leslie

Robert Bruce Leslie, American lawyer. Candidate for congress 4th Congressional District Ark, 1982; chairman Arkansas Representatives, 1984; delegate National Republican Convention 1984; National committeman Arkansas Republican Party; associate legal counsel United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1984. Member Citizens American (state co-chairman 1985-1990), Civitan State Club (state judge advocate general), Masons, Shriners.

Background

  • Leslie, Robert Bruce was born on January 8, 1939 in Warren, Arkansas, United States. Son of Ellis Berry and Mary Odesa (Summnall) Leslie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Education, University Arkansas, Monticello, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Arkansas, 1969.

    Career

    • From associate to partner Patten, Brown & Leslie, Little Rock, 1969-1982. Sole practice, since 1984. Attorney City of Redfield, Arkansas, 1970-1978, municipal judge, 1980-1985.

      Board directors Federal Home Loan Bank, 1984-1992, chairman 9th district, 1992. Adjunct instructor Webster University, since 1994.

    Membership

    Candidate for congress 4th Congressional District Ark, 1982. Chairman Arkansas Representatives, 1984. Delegate National Republican Convention 1984.

    National committeman Arkansas Republican Party. Associate legal counsel United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1984. Member Citizens American (state co-chairman 1985-1990), Civitan State Club (state judge advocate general), Masons, Shriners.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Rita Loree Jernigan, May 26, 1961. Children: John Barry, Leah Elizabeth.
    • father: Ellis Berry Leslie
    • mother: Mary Odesa (Summnall) Leslie
    • spouse: Rita Loree Jernigan
    • children: John Barry Leslie
    • Leah Elizabeth Leslie
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    Born January 8, 1939
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