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Joe Sam Owen

Joe Sam Owen, American lawyer. Bar: Mississippi 1972, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1972, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1974, United States Court Claims 1978, United States Tax Court 1978, United States Supreme Court 1978.

Background

  • Owen, Joe Sam was born on December 31, 1948 in Gulfport, Mississippi, United States. Son of Tofie and Amelia (Numnum) Owen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, University Mississippi, 1970. Juris Doctor, University Mississippi, 1972.

    Career

    • Private practice, Gulfport, Mississippi, 1972—1982. Partner Blackwell, Owen & Galloway, 1982—1983, Owen, Galloway and Dickinson, Gulfport, 1983—1984, Owen, Galloway & Myers, Gulfport, since 1984. Assistant district attorney Harrison, Hancock & Stone Counties, 1974—1977.

      Referee Harrison County Family Court, since 1971.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Mississippi 1972, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Mississippi 1972, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1974, United States Court Claims 1978, United States Tax Court 1978, United States Supreme Court 1978.

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Southeastern Bankruptcy Law Institute, Commercial Law League America, American Judicature Society, Mississippi Trial Lawyers Association, American Association For Justice, Harrison County Bar Association, Mississippi Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Sandra Donohue Owen, July 26, 1969. Children: Ashley, Sam. Married Sherry Lynn Welch Owen, January 31, 1982.

      1 child Mitch.
    • father: Tofie Owen
    • mother: Amelia (Numnum) Owen
    • spouses: Sandra Donohue Owen
    • Sherry Lynn Welch Owen
    • children: Ashley Owen
    • Sam Owen
    • Mitch Owen
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    Born December 31, 1948
    (age 68)
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