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John Lockwood Remsen

John Lockwood Remsen, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1953, United States District Court Florida 1953. Recipient Community Appreciation award, 1984.

Background

  • Remsen, John Lockwood was born on April 5, 1928 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States. Son of Frank W. and Helen (Lockwood) Remsen.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Palm Beach Junior College, 1950. Master of Laws cum laude, University Miami, 1953.

    Career

    • Partner Cromwell & Remsen, North Palm Beach, Florida, since 1955. General chairman Professional Golf Association Team Championships, 1965—1966, Professional Golf Association Championship, 1971. Chairman Palm Beach County Board Public Instruction, 1961—1964.

      Servwd with United States Marine Corps, 1946-1947.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1953, United States District Court Florida 1953.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Trustee Ocean Learning Institute, 1981. Board directors Palm Beach County Sports Hall Fame, 1985. Board governors Palm Beach Maritime Museum, since 1986.

    Member of American Bar Association, Florida Bar Association (member, chairman grievance committee 1967-1970, chairman unauthorized practice committee 1972-1975, member, chairman grievance committee 1975-1978, member professional ethics committee 1978-1982, member and chairman 15th Circuit Florida Judicial Nominating Commn 1978-1982, member, chairman grievance committee 1982-1985, member and chairman 15th Circuit Florida Judicial Nominating Commn 1983-1987, judicial nominating procedures committee 1987), Palm Beach County Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Lee Vasser, September 19, 1951. Children: John Lockwood, Helen Michelle Remsen Fisher, Stephanie E.
    • father: Frank W. Remsen
    • mother: Helen (Lockwood) Remsen
    • spouse: Dorothy Lee Vasser
    • children: John Lockwood Remsen
    • Helen Michelle Remsen Fisher Remsen
    • Stephanie E. Remsen
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