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Charles Samuel Crook, III

Charles Samuel Crook, III, American lawyer. Bar: Iowa 1971. Leader Cub Scouts American, Des Moines; Member of National Board Trial Advocacy (certified 1981-1986), Polk County Bar Association, Iowa Bar Association, Torch Club (member and presenter 2008).

Background

  • III, Charles Samuel Crook, was born on October 24, 1944 in Des Moines. Son of Charles Samuel, Junior and Gertrude A. (Nichols) Crook.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Drake University, 1969. Juris Doctor, Drake University, 1971.

    Career

    • Law clerk to chief district judge The United States of America District Court (southern district), Iowa, 1971—1973. Prosecuting attorney Polk County Attorney' General’ s Office, Des Moines, 1973—1976. Partner Beving, Swanson & Forrest, Professional Corporation, 1976—1983.

      Private practice, since 1983. Lecturer Des Moines Area Community College, 1979—1983. Associate professor medical jurisprudence University Osteopathic Health Sciences, 1982—1998.

      With United States Army, 1963-1966.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Iowa 1971.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Leader Cub Scouts American, Des Moines. Member of National Board Trial Advocacy (certified 1981-1986), Polk County Bar Association, Iowa Bar Association, Torch Club (member and presenter 2008).

    Connections

    • Children: Donald, Michael, Brian, Nicole.
    • father: Charles Samuel Crook
    • mother: Gertrude A. (Nichols) Crook
    • children: Donald III
    • Michael III
    • Brian III
    • Nicole III
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    Born October 24, 1944
    (age 73)
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