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John Richard Barrett

John Richard Barrett, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1955, Florida 1957, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuit) 1981.

Background

  • Barrett, John Richard was born on November 26, 1928 in New York City.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Notre Dame University, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1955.

    Career

    • Legal assistant to chief judge, New York Court Appeals, 1955-1956;Corporate Counsel, General Aniline & Film Corporation, New York City, 1957;municipal judge, City Miami, Florida, 1959-1963;city attorney, City Miami, Florida, 1963-1966;senior partner, Barrett & Rogers, P.A. predecessor, Miami, since 1974. Chairman grievance committee Florida Bar 1967-1970. Board directors Amscort International, San Francisco.

      Vice chairman Redwood Securities Group, Inc., San Francisco.

    Membership

    Member administrative board trustees St. Thomas University, 1981, general counsel, since 1981. Board directors Greater Miami Philharmonic Society, Inc., 1968-1969. Member diocesan board education Roman Catholic Southern Diocese, 1967-1971.

    Vice president board directors Miami Chamber Symphony, 1982-1984. Trustee Miami Country Day Preparatory School, 1981-1984. Member American Bar Association, Florida Bar Association (chairman grievance committee 1967-1970, co-chairman legislation committee 1971), Dade County Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Judges Association, Florida Bar Foundation.

    Connections

    • Married Marie Louise Barrett. Children: William, Brian.
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    Born November 26, 1928