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John Blair Overton

John Blair Overton, American lawyer. Bar: California 1981, United States District Company (northern district) California 1981, United States District Court (central district) California 1985, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1986, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1990. Member American Bar Association (chairman subcommittee since 1985), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Overton, John Blair was born on December 23, 1949 in Newburgh, New York, United States. Son of Jesse Woodhull and Joan (Blair) Overton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Columbia University, 1972. Juris Doctor, Golden Gate University, 1979.

    Career

    • Sole practice, Sausalito, California, since 1981. Board directors Indiana Feature Project of Northern California.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 1981, United States District Company (northern district) California 1981, United States District Court (central district) California 1985, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1986, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1990.

    Works

    • Author: Oregon Clean Water Handbook, 1975.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (chairman subcommittee since 1985), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Fly fishing, playing music.

    Connections

    • father: Jesse Woodhull Overton
    • mother: Joan (Blair) Overton
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    Born December 23, 1949
    (age 67)
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