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Nathan Richard Skipper

Nathan Richard Skipper, American lawyer, consultant. Bar: New York 1963, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1964, Michigan 1971, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1979, North Carolina 1991.

Background

  • Skipper, Nathan Richard was born on May 29, 1934 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Son of Nathan Richard and Mary Dell (Sidbury) Skipper.

  • Education

    • AB, Duke University, 1956. Juris Doctor, Duke University, 1962. Associate of Applied Science, Oakland Community College, 1980.

    Career

    • Associate Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, 1962-1970. Counsel financings Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, 1970-1978. General counsel, secretary Volkswagen American, Inc., Troy, 1978-1989, consulting counsel, 1989-1991.

      Associate Ward and Smith, P.A., New Bern, North Carolina, 1990-1993, partner, 1994-1998.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1963, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1964, Michigan 1971, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1979, North Carolina 1991.

    Membership

    Served to captain United States Air Force, 1956-1959, United States Air Force Reserve, 1962-1975. Member American Bar Association, Sons of the American Revolution, North Carolina Bar Association, Eastern Carolina Yacht Club, Phi Delta Phi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Photography, boating, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Lynn Renton, September 5, 1959 (divorced June 1978). Children: Nathan Richard III, Valerie Lynne. Married Karen Marie Haughton, September 26, 1987.
    • father: Nathan Richard Skipper
    • mother: Mary Dell (Sidbury) Skipper
    • spouses: Barbara Lynn Renton
    • Karen Marie Haughton
    • children: Nathan Richard III Skipper
    • Valerie Lynne Skipper
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