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Ramona Thorson Rockwell

Ramona Thorson Rockwell, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1977. Recipient American Jurisprudence award, Lawyers Cooperative Public Company, Rochester, New York, Bancroft-Whitney Company, 1976.

Background

  • Rockwell, Ramona Thorson was born on April 22, 1933 in Dubuque, Iowa, United States. Daughter of John Anderson and Eva Elizabeth (Castaneda) Thorson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, 1955. Juris Doctor, University Denver, 1977.

    Career

    • Treasurer Rockwell & Newell Incorporated, New York York City, 1970—1971. Director foundation solicitation Outward Bound Inc., Greenwich, 1973—1974. Legal assistant Summers & Fourer, Professional Corporation, Denver, 1976.

      Associate DeMuth, Eiberger, Kemp & Backus, 1977—1978. Trust officer First National Bank Denver, 1979—1982. Sole practice Denver, since 1983.

      Consultant to general counsel Empire Savings Building & Loan Association, 1979. Consultant Alpha Group Inc., Laguna Beach, California, since 1983. Associate editor Denver Law Journal, 1976—1977.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Colorado 1977.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    President class 1955 Vassar College, 1968—1980. Volunteer Sloan Kettering Memorial Hospital, New York City, 1969—1974. Member Denver Art Museum.

    Active citizen ambassador program People to People International, 1985. Member of American Civil Liberties Union, American Bar Association, Vassar of Colorado (board directors, program chairman 1975-1977), Colorado Bar Association, Denver Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Dwight Rockwell, January 2, 1960 (divorced 1973). Children: Thorson, Castaneda, Cornelius.
    • father: John Anderson Thorson
    • mother: Eva Elizabeth (Castaneda) Thorson
    • spouse: Dwight Rockwell
    • children: Thorson Rockwell
    • Castaneda Rockwell
    • Cornelius Rockwell
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    Born April 22, 1933
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