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John Robert Halliburton

John Robert Halliburton, American lawyer, educator, department chairman.


  • Halliburton, John Robert was born on July 31, 1934 in Shreveport, Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Ralph Eloe and Mary Katherine (Smith) Halliburton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Centenary College, Los Angeles, 1955. Bachelor of Laws/Juris Doctor, Southern Methodist University, 1964. Postgraduate, Graduate School America and Foreign Law, 1970.

      Master of Laws in International Law, George Washington University, 1974.


    • Field support engineer Chrysler Corporation, Huntsville, Alabama, 1959—1960. With Rockwell International Corporation (merged into Rockwell International Corp/Collins Radio Company 1973), 1960—1980. Director government relations and contract policy Collins Radio Company, Washington, 1969—1974.

      General manager Collins Radio Limitada, Brazil. Vice president Collins Radio International, Inc., Collins Systems International, Inc., 1974—1975. Manager contracts and dealer administration, electronics international operations Rockwell International Corporation, Dallas, 1975—1976, director government relations electrical system group, 1976—1980.

      Assistant United States attorney for We. District Louisiana United States Department Justice, Shreveport, Louisiana, 1980—2002. Instructor Attorney General's Advisory Institute, 1988—1997, The National Advisory Center, 1997—2002, University Phoenix, Dallas, since 2002.

      Chair law Cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, since 2003. With Jones and Company Corporation Counsel, East Providence, Rhode Island, since 2006. Telecomm. technical advisory committee Department Commerce, Washington, 1973-1974.

      Visiting professor University Phoenix, San Antonio, 2006.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1964, District of Columbia 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967, United States Court Claims 1968, United States Court Appeals (former 5th circuit) 1968, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1969, United States District Court of District of Columbia 1970, District of Columbia Court Appeals 1972, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1976, United States District Court (we district) Louisiana 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1981, United States Court Claims 1982, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1987, United States Court Military Appeals, 1987, United States Court Veterinary Appeals, 1993.


    • Author professional reports. Composer, lyricist Absence, 1953.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member PAC good government committee Rockwell International Corporation, Dallas, 1978-1980. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1959. Fellow The State Texas Bar College.

    Member State Bar Texas (secretary-treasurer international law section 1979-1980, vice-chairman 1980-1981, progressive chairman 1979-1981), Rockwall County Bar Association (charter member, Continuing Legal Education lecturer 1987-1997), State Bar of Texas Pro Bono College, District of Columbia Bar Association (international law and transaction division committee on transfer of technical 1977-1981, government contracts and litigation division 1977-1981), National Aviation Club (Washington), Chandlers Landing Yacht Club (Rockwall, Texas), The Army and Navy Club (Washington), Knights of Columbus, Canyon Creek Country Club (Richardson, Texas), Omicron Delta Kappa, Alpha Sigma Pi, Kappa Alpha (secretary 1954-1955), Phi Delta Phi.


    • Married Julia Ella Bateman, December 17, 1955. Children: Cherie Ann, John Robert II, Rhonda Marie.
    • father: Ralph Eloe Halliburton
    • mother: Mary Katherine (Smith) Halliburton
    • spouse: Julia Ella Bateman
    • children: Cherie Ann Halliburton
    • John Robert II Halliburton
    • Rhonda Marie Halliburton
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    Born July 31, 1934