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William Lawrence Eakin

William Lawrence Eakin, American lawyer. Bar: Oklahoma 1968, Oklahoma (United States District Court (western district)) 1968, Oklahoma (United States District Court (eastern district)) 1971, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1971.

Background

  • Eakin, William Lawrence was born on December 5, 1935 in Ardmore. Son of Lawrence W. and Ora Mae (Martin) Eakin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Okla, 1958. Juris Doctor, University Okla, 1968.

    Career

    • Associate Foliart, Mills & Niemeyer, Oklahoma City, 1968—1969. Private practice Marietta, Oklahoma, 1970—1972. Partner, 1973—1974, Milor, Eakin & Burns, Inc., Marietta, since 1975.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Oklahoma 1968, Oklahoma (United States District Court (western district)) 1968, Oklahoma (United States District Court (eastern district)) 1971, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1971.

    Politics

    Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    People need not just to accept but also to grow in relationship with God. God's grace and love constantly prompts and seeks to transform us, and so we should continually seek and pray to grow in holiness and love.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The word of God can be discovered only through the Bible.

    Membership

    Fellow: Oklahoma Bar Foundation. Member: Oklahoma Association Criminal Defense Counsel, National School Board Association Counsel Attorney, Oklahoma Association Defense Counsel (vice president 1982-1983), Falconhead Country Club (Burneyville, Oklahoma), Phi Alpha Delta.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Ann Sabo, September 14, 1969. Children: William J. Coe, Robert O. Coe, W. Lawrence, Krysti Lynn Coe Goodman, Kristi, Michelle.
    • father: Lawrence W. Eakin
    • mother: Ora Mae (Martin) Eakin
    • spouse: Mary Ann Sabo
    • children: William J. Coe Eakin
    • Robert O. Coe Eakin
    • W. Lawrence Eakin
    • Krysti Lynn Coe Goodman Eakin
    • Kristi Eakin
    • Michelle Eakin
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    Born December 5, 1935
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