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Samuel Max Fetters

Samuel Max Fetters, American law educator. Bar: Illinois 1954, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1955, Ohio 1962, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1968, New York 1981. Member Arkansas advisory committee United States Civil Rights Commission, Fayetteville, 1966. With United States Army Air Force, 1946-1947.

Background

  • Fetters, Samuel Max was born on July 25, 1928 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Harry Emanuel and Minette (Greenbaum) Fetters.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws cum laude, De Paul University, 1954. Master of Laws, University Illinois, 1957.

    Career

    • Professor law Ohio Northern University, Ada, 1957-1963, University Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1963-1966, Syracuse (New York ) University, from 1966, Emeritus Crandall Melvin professor estates and future interests, 1990-1991. Of counsel Cote and Limpert, Syracuse. Visiting professor law University South Carolina, Columbia, 1975, 76.

      President, chairman board Onondaga Neighborhood Legal Services Corporation, Syracuse, 1968-1969. Member test drafting committee National Conference Bar Examiners, 1973-1977.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1954, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1955, Ohio 1962, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1968, New York 1981.

    Works

    • Author: Simes' Cases on Future Interests, 1971. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Arkansas advisory committee United States Civil Rights Commission, Fayetteville, 1966. With United States Army Air Force, 1946-1947.

    Connections

    • Children: Deborah Jean, Tracy Anne, Kimberly Anne.
    • father: Harry Emanuel Fetters
    • mother: Minette (Greenbaum) Fetters
    • children: Deborah Jean Fetters
    • Tracy Anne Fetters
    • Kimberly Anne Fetters
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    Died August 21, 2004
    (aged 76)
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