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Paul Mark Kara

Paul Mark Kara, American lawyer. Bar: Michigan 1980, United States District Court (western district) Michigan 1980, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1985. Glenn Peters fellow, Indiana University, 1977-1979, Louden Memorial fellow Indiana University, 1977-1979.

Background

  • Kara, Paul Mark was born on March 7, 1954 in Valparaiso, Indiana, United States. Son of Charles J. and June F. Kara.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Indiana University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Indiana University, 1980.

    Career

    • Associate Landman, Luyendyk, Latimer Clink & Robb, Muskegon, Michigan, 1980-1984, partner, 1984-1986, Varnum, Riddering, Schmidt & Howlett, Grand Rapids, 1986-2000. President, Chief Executive Officer SSW Holding Co, Inc., since 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Michigan 1980, United States District Court (western district) Michigan 1980, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    President, board directors Senior Services of Muskegon, Inc., 1985-1986, Catholic Social Services of Muskegon, 1985-1986. Member American Bar Association (labor law section, litigation section, committee on developers under NLRA), Michigan Bar Association (labor relations law section council 1985-1996, chairperson 1995-1996), Muskegon County Bar Association (president 1985-1986), Grand Rapids Bar Association, University Club Chicago.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Louise Smith, August 18, 1979. Children: Adeline M., Emily L., Charles J., Phillip H.
    • father: Charles J.
    • mother: June F. Kara
    • spouse: Elizabeth Louise Smith
    • children: Adeline M. Kara
    • Emily L. Kara
    • Charles J. Kara
    • Phillip H. Kara
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    Born March 7, 1954
    (age 63)
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