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Sam E. Rowland

Sam E. Rowland, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1960, United States District Court (Southern District) Texas 1973, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1977, (11th circuit) 1982, United States Supreme Court 1976.

Background

  • Rowland, Sam E. was born on February 9, 1934 in New Blaine, Arkansas, United States. Son of Ray D. and Wordna (Reed) Rowland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Southern Mathematics University, 1960.

    Career

    • Contract administrator Texas Instruments, Dallas, 1955—1960. Vice president, director International Data Systems, 1960—1964, Texas Aluminum Company, Dallas, 1964—1967. President Rowland Corporation, 1967—1969, ADS Corporation, Minneapolis, 1969—1972.

      Senior partner Rowland & Keim, Houston, from 1972. Served to Second lieutenant United States Army, 1957.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1960, United States District Court (Southern District) Texas 1973, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1977, (11th circuit) 1982, United States Supreme Court 1976.

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical Lettermans Association (board directors since 1981), Houston Bar Association, Texas Bar Association, College Station, Texas, Aggie since 1980, Exchange, Houston (pres 1974-1976).

    Connections

    • Married Betsy Kay Leach, June 4, 1982. Children: Melinda, Michelle, Stuart.
    • father: Ray D. Rowland
    • mother: Wordna (Reed) Rowland
    • spouse: Betsy Kay Leach
    • children: Melinda Rowland
    • Michelle Rowland
    • Stuart Rowland
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    Born February 9, 1934
    Died October 3, 2006
    (aged 72)
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