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Van Oliver

Van Oliver, American lawyer. Bar: Texas, United States District Court (northern district) Texas, United States Tax Court, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit). Head usher St. Michael's and All Angels Church, Dallas. Member American Bar Association (corporation banking and commercial law section, tax, secured creditors' and oil and gas subcommittee, speaker), Dallas Bar Association (president commercial and bankruptcy law section 1980-1981).

Background

  • Oliver, Van was born on June 26, 1949 in Steubenville, Ohio, United States. Son of Paul E. and Barbara (Burke) Oliver.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Vanderbilt University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Vanderbilt University, 1974. Postdoctoral, Southern Methodist University, 1977.

    Career

    • Law clerk to presiding justice United States District Court (northern district) Texas, Dallas, 1974-1975. Partner Thompson & Knight, 1975-1982, Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, Dallas, 1983-1987. Of counsel Andrews & Kuath, since 1987.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas, United States District Court (northern district) Texas, United States Tax Court, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit).

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Head usher St. Michael's and All Angels Church, Dallas. Member American Bar Association (corporation banking and commercial law section, tax, secured creditors' and oil and gas subcommittee, speaker), Dallas Bar Association (president commercial and bankruptcy law section 1980-1981). Clubs: Tower.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Martin, June 12, 1971. Children: Ashley Lauren, Linsay Brooke.
    • father: Paul E. Oliver
    • mother: Barbara (Burke) Oliver
    • spouse: Anne Martin
    • children: Ashley Lauren Oliver
    • Linsay Brooke Oliver
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    Born June 26, 1949
    (age 68)
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