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Beverly Adele Rowan

Beverly Adele Rowan, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1970, (United States Court Appeals (5th circuit)) 1970, Florida (United States District Court (southern district)) 1970, (Supreme Court of the United States Court) 1975, (United States Court Appeals (11th circuit)) 1983, Florida (United States District Court (middle district)) 1983.

Background

  • Rowan, Beverly Adele was born on August 27, 1935 in Rochester, New York, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts Miami, Florida, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Miami, Florida, 1970.

    Career

    • Research professor University Miami Law School, Coral Gables, Florida, 1970—1974. Associate professor University Florida Law School, Gainesville, 1972—1973. Director advocacy Joseph P. Kennedy Junior Foundation, Washington, 1974—1975.

      Legal and legislation consultant, since 1975. Consultant and lecturer in field Washington, since 1978. Sole practice Ocala, Florida, since 1981.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1970, (United States Court Appeals (5th circuit)) 1970, Florida (United States District Court (southern district)) 1970, (Supreme Court of the United States Court) 1975, (United States Court Appeals (11th circuit)) 1983, Florida (United States District Court (middle district)) 1983.

    Works

    • Author: (book) The Law and the Retarded, 1972. Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Board directors Florida Institute NeuroDynamics, Fort Lauderdale, since 1978, Children's Home Society of Florida, Ocala, since 1982. Charter member Zonta International, Ocala Division, Chicago, since 1984. Active numerous other civic orgns.

    Member of Marion County Bar Association, Dade County Bar Association (chairman youth committee 1971-1972), Florida Bar Association, Emotionally-Behaviorally Disturbed Children Task Force, National Coalition for Children's Justice, American Psychology-Law Society, Consortium Concerned with Development Disabilities, American Association Mental Deficiency, National Association Retarded Citizens, National Council Organizations for Children and Youth, Council for Exceptional Children, National Council Juvenile and Family Court Judges, American Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Earle Vincent cJamroz and Helen Ernestine (Bastian) Jamroz.
    • father: Earle Vincent Rowan
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