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Robert Earl Zimmerman

Robert Earl Zimmerman, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1950. Member of American Bar Association, Association Interstate Commerce Commission Practitioners, Lawyers Association of Kansas City, Kansas City Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Missouri Bar, Leawood Country Club, Kansas City Club, Hillbrook Farms Club, Knights of Columbus.

Background

  • Zimmerman, Robert Earl was born on February 11, 1928 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Julius Joseph and Kathryn Bernadine (Highcock) Zimmerman.

  • Education

    • Associate of Arts, Kansas City Junior College, Missouri, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, University Kansas City, 1950.

    Career

    • Associate Madden & Burke, Kansas City, Missouri, 1950—1951, 1953—1960. Executive vice president Stephens Industries, Inc., 1964—1991, successively, attorney, general attorney, assistant general counsel, general counsel, vice president and general counsel, vice president law, 1964—1982, senior vice president law, 1982—1991. Board directors Kansas City Southern Railway Company, Louisiana and Arkansas Railway Company.

      With United States Marine Corps, 1944-1945, with United States Air Force, 1951-1953.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Missouri 1950.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Association Interstate Commerce Commission Practitioners, Lawyers Association of Kansas City, Kansas City Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Missouri Bar, Leawood Country Club, Kansas City Club, Hillbrook Farms Club, Knights of Columbus.

    Connections

    • Married Pauline Ann Stephens, September 16, 1950. Children: Elaine, David, Mark, Carol.
    • father: Julius Joseph Zimmerman
    • mother: Kathryn Bernadine (Highcock) Zimmerman
    • spouse: Pauline Ann Stephens
    • children: Elaine Zimmerman
    • David Zimmerman
    • Mark Zimmerman
    • Carol Zimmerman
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    Born February 11, 1928
    Died August 9, 1991
    (aged 63)
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