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Grover Prevatte Hopkins

Grover Prevatte Hopkins, American lawyer. Bar: North Carolina 1971, Florida 1972, District of Columbia 1981, United States District Court (eastern district) North Carolina 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974; certified mediator North Carolina Courts, 1997. Served with United States Army, 1954-1957. Member Inter-American Bar Association (secretary general 1989-1991).

Background

  • Hopkins, Grover Prevatte was born on September 2, 1933 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Son of John Taylor and Capitola (Prevatte) Hopkins.

  • Education

    • AB, Florida State University, 1958. Juris Doctor, University North Carolina, 1971.

    Career

    • Announcer Station WTAL, Tallahassee, 1951-1954. Public relations director Inter-American University, San German, Puerto Rico, 1958-1960. Personnel manager Northridge Knitting Mills, 1960-1962.

      Consultant bus and personnel Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, Miami, Florida, 1963-1969. Member Weeks & Muse, Tarboro, North Carolina, 1971-1973, Hopkins & Associates, Tarboro, since 1973.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: North Carolina 1971, Florida 1972, District of Columbia 1981, United States District Court (eastern district) North Carolina 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. Certified mediator North Carolina Courts, 1997.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1954-1957. Member Inter-American Bar Association (secretary general 1989-1991).

    Connections

    • Married Ann Hutchinson, October 16, 1965 (deceased). Children: John, George, James, Corbin. Married Connie Jefferys, June 7, 1973.
    • father: John Taylor Hopkins
    • mother: Capitola (Prevatte) Hopkins
    • spouses: Ann Hutchinson
    • Connie Jefferys
    • children: John Hopkins
    • George Hopkins
    • James Hopkins
    • Corbin Hopkins
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