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Mark Edward Brandon

Mark Edward Brandon, American lawyer. Bar: Alabama 1978, United States District Court (middle district) Alabama 1978, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Alabama 1980, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, Michigan 1985, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1986. Gerald R. Ford Regents fellow University Michigan, 1984-1986; named one of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1982, 85.

Background

  • Brandon, Mark Edward was born on July 14, 1954 in Augusta, Georgia, United States. Son of Frank Thomas Junior and Patricia (Alexander) Brandon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Montevallo, 1975. Juris Doctor, University Alabama, 1978. AM, University Michigan, 1986.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Princeton University, 1992.

    Career

    • Assistant attorney general State of Alabama, Montgomery, 1978-1980. Coordinator consumer unit Legal Services Corporation Alabama, 1980-1981. Partner Cohen & Brandon, Birmingham, Alabama, 1981-1984.

      Associate Davis & Fajen Professional Corporation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1985-1986. Pre-doctoral fellow in politics Princeton (New Jersey) University, 1986-1990, lecturer in politics, 1990-1991. Assistant professor political science University Oklahoma, Norman, since 1991.

      Adjunct professor law University Alabama, 1983. Vice president environmental law section Alabama State Bar, 1982-1984. Lecturer politics Princeton University.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Alabama 1978, United States District Court (middle district) Alabama 1978, United States District Court (northern and southern districts) Alabama 1980, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, Michigan 1985, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1986.

    Membership

    Legal advisor to board directors Alabama Conservancy, Birmingham, 1982-1984, board directors 1980-1984. Advisor Legal Environmental Assistance Foundation, Birmingham, 1982-1984. Member Alabama State Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, American Political Science Association.

    Connections

    • father: Frank Thomas Brandon Junior
    • mother: Patricia (Alexander) Brandon
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    Born July 14, 1954
    (age 63)
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