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Leonard Stanley Chauvin

Leonard Stanley Chauvin, American lawyer.

Background

  • Chauvin, Leonard Stanley was born on February 13, 1935 in Franklin, Kentucky, United States. Son of Leonard Stanley Senior Chauvin.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Castle Heights Military Academy, 1953. Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University Kentucky, 1957. Juris Doctor, University Louisville, 1961.

      Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Louisville, 1990. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Ohio Northern University, 1990.

    Career

    • Associate Daniel B. Boone, Louisville, 1962-1963, Laurence E. Higgins, Louisville, 1963-1968. Partner Brown & Chauvin, 1968-1978, Carroll, Chauvin, Miller & Conliffe, Louisville, 1978-1982. Sole practice, 1982-1983.

      Partner Barnett & Alagia, 1983-1992, Chauvin & White, Louisville, 1992-1993, Chauvin & Chauvin, since 1993. Assistant Commonwealth attorney Jefferson County Commonwealth Attorneys Office, Louisville, 1962-1963. Assistant general counsel department highways Commonwealth of Kentucky, Louisville.

      Judge pro tempore Louisville Police Court. Master commissioner Jefferson Circuit Court, Louisville, since 1992. Assistant county attorney of Jefferson County, 1978-1987.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kentucky 1961, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 1962, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1964, United States Court Military Appeals 1966, United States Court Claims 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1966, New York 1983, Indiana 1983, Tennessee 1983, District of Columbia 1983, United States District Court (southern and na. districts) Indiana 1983, United States District Court District of Columbia 1983, United States Court Appeals (7th, District of Columbia and Federal circuits) 1983, United States Tax Court 1983, United States Court International Trade 1983, Wisconsin 1984, United States District Court (so.and eastern district) 1984, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1984, Florida 1985, Nebraska 1985, Minnesota 1985, Massachusetts 1986, West Virginia 1986.

    Membership

    Chairman Registry of Election Finance. Member Kentucky judicial retirement form system, Frankfort, Kentucky. Fellow American Bar Foundation (chairman).

    Member American Bar Association (chairman house of deals 1982-1984, president 1989-1990), American College Tax Counsel, Kentucky Bar Association (Lawyer of Year award), National Judicial College, American Judicature Society (president 1986-1988, Harley award), American College Trust and Estate Counsel.

    Connections

    • Married Cecilia McKay. Children: Leonard Stanley III, Jacqueline, McKay.
    • father: Leonard Stanley Senior C. Chauvin
    • spouse: Cecilia McKay
    • children: Leonard Stanley III Chauvin
    • Jacqueline Chauvin
    • McKay Chauvin
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