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Willard James Peterson

Willard James Peterson, American lawyer. Bar: Washington, Hawaii; United States Circuit Court Appeals (9th circuit); Supreme Court of the United States Court. Recipient O'Connor scholarship University Santa Clara, 1974. Member Washington Bar Association, Hawaii State Bar Association.

Background

  • Peterson, Willard James was born on February 4, 1955 in San Jose, California, United States. Son of Marlowe Theodore and Lauretta Marie (Flaig) Peterson.

  • Education

    • Student, University Santa Clara, 1975. Bachelor in English with honours, University Washington, 1977. Juris Doctor, University Puget Sound, 1980.

    Career

    • Assistant attorney general Office of the Attorney General/Commonwealth Northern Mariana Islands, Saipan, 1981-1982. Associate Dinman & Yokoyama, Honolulu, 1983-1984. Deputy prosecutor Honolulu Prosecutor, 1984-1988.

      Partner Peterson & Esser, Honolulu, since 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Washington, Hawaii. United States Circuit Court Appeals (9th circuit). Supreme Court of the United States Court.

    Works

    • Contributing author: Hawaii Criminal Procedure Digest, 1989.

    Membership

    Member Washington Bar Association, Hawaii State Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Glass fusing.

    Connections

    • father: Marlowe Theodore Peterson
    • mother: Lauretta Marie (Flaig) Peterson
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    Born February 4, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality

    Award