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Vernon Robert Proctor

Vernon Robert Proctor, American lawyer. Bar: Delaware 1979, United States District Court Delaware 1980, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1989.

Background

  • Proctor, Vernon Robert was born on June 24, 1954 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Stewart and Jean Ursula (Lamont) Proctor.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1979.

    Career

    • Associate Prickett, Jones, Elliott, Kristol & Schnee, Wilmington, 1979-1984, director, 1984-1989. Partner Phillips, Lytle, Hitchcock, Blaine & Huber, 1989-1990. Director Bayard Firm, 1990—2005.

      Partner Proctor Heyman LLP, since 2006. Instructor Widener Bar Review Course, Wilmington, 1988-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Delaware 1979, United States District Court Delaware 1980, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1989.

    Works

    • Editor Delaware Lawyer magazine, 1995-1997, Delaware State Bar monthly newsletter In Re:, 1990-1992.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Board directors St. Michael's Day Nursery, Inc., Wilmington, 1987-1992, 97-2000, president, 1992-1993. Vestryman St. Andrew's Church, Wilmington, 1982-1985, 86-89, Church of the Advent, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, 2000-2003. Schools committee chair Harvard Club of Delaware, 1997-2000.

    Director Delaware Valley Chorale, since 2005. Member American Bar Association (committee on business litigation, section business and law), Delaware State Bar Association, Vicmead Hunt Club, Wilmington Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, fishing, baseball, singing, politics.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Selfridge Boyer, May 27, 1978. Children: Edward Ford, Elizabeth Hammond.
    • father: William Stewart Proctor
    • mother: Jean Ursula (Lamont) Proctor
    • spouse: Margaret Selfridge Boyer
    • children: Edward Ford Proctor
    • Elizabeth Hammond Proctor
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    Born June 24, 1954
    (age 63)
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