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Charles Robert Wolle

Charles Robert Wolle, American federal judge. Bar: Iowa 1961. Vice president board directors Sioux City Symphony, 1972-1977; board directors Morningside College, Sioux City, 1977-1981. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers; member Sioux City Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1977-1978); Iowa State Bar Association.

Background

  • Wolle, Charles Robert was born on October 16, 1935 in Sioux City, Iowa, United States. Son of William Carl and Vivian (Down) Wolle.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1959. Juris Doctor, University Iowa, 1961.

    Career

    • Associate Shull, Marshall & Marks, Sioux City, 1961-1967, partner, 1968-1980. Judge District Court Iowa, 1981-1983. Justice Iowa Supreme Court, Sioux City and Des Moines, 1983-1987.

      Judge United States District Court (southern district) Iowa, Des Moines, 1987-1992, chief judge, 1992—2001, senior judge, since 2001. Faculty National Judicial College, Reno, 1983-2004.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Iowa 1961.

    Works

    • Editor Iowa Law Review, 1960-1961.

    Membership

    Vice president board directors Sioux City Symphony, 1972-1977. Board directors Morningside College, Sioux City, 1977-1981. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers.

    Member Sioux City Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1977-1978). Iowa State Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sports, art, music, literature, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Kerstin Birgitta Wennerstrom, June 26, 1961. Children: Karl Johan Knut, Erik Vernon, Thomas Dag, Aaron Charles.
    • father: William Carl Wolle
    • mother: Vivian (Down) Wolle
    • spouse: Kerstin Birgitta Wennerstrom
    • children: Karl Johan Knut Wolle
    • Erik Vernon Wolle
    • Thomas Dag Wolle
    • Aaron Charles Wolle
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    Born October 16, 1935
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