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Carnis Eugene Compton

Carnis Eugene Compton, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1979, Florida 1982, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1984.

Background

  • Compton, Carnis Eugene was born on June 20, 1948 in Grundy, Virginia, United States. Son of Virginia (Compton) Hughart.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Virginia-Clinch Valley, Wise, 1976. Juris Doctor, Campbell College, 1979.

    Career

    • Associate John L. Bagwell, Professional Corporation, Grundy, 1979. Partner Bagwell & Compton, Professional Corporation, 1980-1982, Watts & Compton, Deland, Florida, 1982. Private practice Honaker, Virginia, 1982-1986.

      Partner Compton & Jessee, Professional Corporation, Abingdon and Honaker, 1985—1986. Private practice Honaker, 1986—1988, Lebanon, Virginia, since 1988.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 1979, Florida 1982, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1984.

    Membership

    Secretary Buchanan County Republican Party, Grundy, 1980. Chairman Reagan/Bush Committee-Buchanan County, Grundy, 1980. Republican candidate 40th State Senatorial District, Virginia, 1983.

    Member Young Republicans of CVC, Wise, 1975. With United States Air Force, 1967-1973, Vietnam. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Virginia Bar Association, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (committee member, district governor 1995-1996), Russell County Bar Association (president 1989), Florida State Bar, American Legion.

    Personality

    Interests

    Bird dog field trials, reading history, horse back riding.

    Connections

    • Married Dollie McGlothlin, August 24, 1966. Children: Wade Trent, Nicholas Brian.
    • father: Virginia (Compton) Hughart Compton
    • spouse: Dollie McGlothlin
    • children: Wade Trent Compton
    • Nicholas Brian Compton
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    Born June 20, 1948
    (age 69)
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