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Robert J. Roth

Robert J. Roth, American lawyer. Bar: United States District Court Kansas 1955, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970. Recipient Alumni achievement Fort Hays State University, 1974.

Background

  • Roth, Robert J. was born on June 15, 1928 in Victoria, Kansas, United States. Son of Joseph P. and Victoria (Kippes) Roth.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Fort Hays State University, 1954. Juris Doctor, Washburn University, 1955.

    Career

    • Research attorney Kansas Supreme Court, Topeka, 1955-1956. Assistant attorney general State of Kansas, 1956-1958. Administrator assistant for Kansas United States Senator James B. Pearson, Wichita, Kansas, 1961-1962.

      United States attorney United States Department Justice, 1969-1975. Partner Hershberger, Patterson, Jones & Roth, since 1958. Member advisory committee to the United States Attorney General, 1973-1975.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: United States District Court Kansas 1955, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Director Kiwanis Club, Wichita, 1975, Family Consultation Service, Wichita, 1983. Finance chairman Republican Party, Fourth District, Wichita. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers.

    Member American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Kansas Bar Association, Wichita Bar Association, National Association Former United States Attorneys.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, tennis, hunting.

    Connections

    • Married Lucy Dreiling, February 12, 1928. Children: Jeffrey Allyn, Steven James, Jennifer Roth O'Toole.
    • father: Joseph P. Roth
    • mother: Victoria (Kippes) Roth
    • spouse: Lucy Dreiling
    • children: Jeffrey Allyn Roth
    • Steven James Roth
    • Jennifer Roth O'Toole Roth
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    Born June 15, 1928
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