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Sherrill Lynn Rosen

Sherrill Lynn Rosen, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1979, United States District Court (western district) Missouri 1979. Recipient Volunteer award, Central Missouri Counties Human Development Corporation, 1978, Criminal Justice award, Rose Brooks Center, Inc., 1981, Margit Lasker award, 1982.

Background

  • Rosen, Sherrill Lynn was born on January 26, 1955 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Daughter of Maynard Charles and Sandra Marilyn (Collinger) Rosen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Journalism, University Colorado, 1975. Juris Doctor, University Missouri, 1978.

    Career

    • Public relations assistant Bicentennial Horizons American Music, St. Louis, 1975—1976. Legal researcher Center Research and Social Behavior, University Missouri, Columbia, 1976—1977. Staff Indiana Legal Services Association, 1976—1977, director, 1977—1978.

      Attorney Legal Aid Western Missouri, Kansas City, 1978—1982. Consultant Adult Abuse Remedies Coalition, Columbia, 1978—1980. Private practice law Kansas City, since 1982.

      Lecturer Rockhurst College, since 1982, School Law University Missouri, Kansas City, 1987, Penn Valley Community College, 1988—1990.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Missouri 1979, United States District Court (western district) Missouri 1979.

    Membership

    Board directors Housing Assistance, Inc., Kansas City, 1984—1986, secretary, 1985. Vice chairman Jackson County Board Domestic Violence Shelters, 1984—1985, secretary, 1986—1989, chairman, since 1989. Board directors Myastheria Gravis Foundation Greater Kansas City, since 1990.

    Member of American Bar Association (family law section, executive member domestic violence committee 1984-1989, co-chairman 1985-1986, chairman 1986-1987), Kansas City Bar Association (advisory committee family law committee member since 1983, chairperson 1989), Missouri Bar Association (family law section member), Kappa Tau Alpha, Sigma Delta Chi.

    Connections

    • father: Maynard Charles Rosen
    • mother: Sandra Marilyn (Collinger) Rosen
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    Born January 26, 1955
    (age 62)
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