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John White

John White, American lawyer. Achievements include pioneer in litigating early cases against Dow Corning and Dow Chemical involving silicone breast implants. Member Governor's Commission on Status People, 1975—1978; founder Family Church Jesus. Member of American Bar Association, Washoe County Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, District of Columbia Bar Association, Nevada State Bar Association, Reno Host Lions (past president).

Background

  • White, John was born on October 20, 1943 in St. Louis. Son of John Aaron and Helen Inez (Stewart) White.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Nevada, 1965. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1968.

    Career

    • Attorney City Attorney' General’ s Office, Reno, 1969—1974. Sole practice, 1974—1978. Partner White Law Chartered, since 1978.

      Adjunct professor in bankruptcy Old College Nevada School Law, 1986—1987. Lecturer computers and law Nevada State Bar Convention, 1986. With United States Marine Corps, 1961-1968.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include pioneer in litigating early cases against Dow Corning and Dow Chemical involving silicone breast implants.

    Works

    • Co-author: Nevada Civil Practice Manual, 1986-1988.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Member Governor's Commission on Status People, 1975—1978. Founder Family Church Jesus. Member of American Bar Association, Washoe County Bar Association, American Bankruptcy Institute, District of Columbia Bar Association, Nevada State Bar Association, Reno Host Lions (past president).

    Connections

    • Children: Dorian, Cameron, Lauren, John Aaron III.
    • father: John Aaron White
    • mother: Helen Inez (Stewart) White
    • children: Dorian White
    • Cameron White
    • Lauren White
    • John Aaron III White
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    Born October 20, 1943
    (age 74)
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