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Walter Parker Crownover

Walter Parker Crownover, American lawyer. Bar: Alabama 1962, United States District Court (northern district) Alabama 1962, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1970, United States Supreme Court 1971, United States District Court (middle and southern district) Alabama 1982, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982.

Background

  • Crownover, Walter Parker was born on November 9, 1934 in Estill Springs, Tennessee, United States. Son of Walter Rosser and Dorothy Williams (Black) Crownover.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Alabama, 1962. Bachelor, University Alabama, 1962.

    Career

    • Private practice., Tuscaloosa, Alabama, from 1962. Partner Crownover Standridge and Spence, and predecessors, from 1988. Board commissioners Alabama State Bar, 1971—1999.

      Chairman Tuscaloosa County Democratic Party executive committee, 1976—1986. Served with United States Air Force, 1953-1957.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Alabama 1962, United States District Court (northern district) Alabama 1962, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1970, United States Supreme Court 1971, United States District Court (middle and southern district) Alabama 1982, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982.

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Tuscaloos Trial Lawyers Association (president 1987-1988), American Arbitration Association, Alabama Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Ellen Louise Zimmerman, November 2, 1953. Children: Jo Ellen, Kenneth Walter.
    • father: Walter Rosser Crownover
    • mother: Dorothy Williams (Black) Crownover
    • spouse: Ellen Louise Zimmerman
    • children: Jo Ellen Crownover
    • Kenneth Walter Crownover
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    Died May 10, 2004
    (aged 69)
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