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Osborne Jefferson Dykes, III

Osborne Jefferson Dykes, III, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1977, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1973, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1975, United States District Court (eastern district) Texas 1976, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1994.

Background

  • III, Osborne Jefferson Dykes, was born on December 3, 1944 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Osborne J. Junior and Frances (Fox) D.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Stanford University, 1966. Master of Arts, Stanford University, 1968. Juris Doctor, University Texas, 1972.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Honorary Homer Thornberry United States Court Appeals 5th Circuit, Austin, Texas, 1972-1973. Partner Fulbright & Jaworski, Houston, since 1973.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1977, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1973, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1975, United States District Court (eastern district) Texas 1976, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1994.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1969-1971. Fellow American Bar Foundation, Texas Bar Foundation (life), Houston Bar Foundation (life). Member American Bar Association (chairman property insurance law committee 1983-1984, tort and insurance practice section), Federal Bar Association (vice president South Texas chapter 2005), Energy Bar Association, Bar Association of Fifth Federal Circuit, American Board Trial Advocates, Texas Association Civil and Appellate Trial Specialists (president 2002-2003).

    Personality

    Interests

    Bicycling.

    Connections

    • Married Ann Dennis, December 29, 1973. Children: Barbara Nell, Osborne J. IV.
    • father: Osborne J. D. Junior
    • mother: Frances (Fox) D.
    • spouse: Ann Dennis
    • children: Barbara Nell III
    • Osborne J. IV III
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