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Roger Burton Clegg

Roger Burton Clegg, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1981. Member of District of Columbia Bar, Federalist Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Clegg, Roger Burton was born on April 18, 1955 in Odessa, Texas, United States. Son of Joe Dunn and Margaret Elisabeth (Blau) Clegg.

  • Education

    • Bachelor magna cum laude, Rice University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1981.

    Career

    • Graduate fellow Office General Counsel, Central Intelligence Agency, Langley, Virginia. Member staff editorial and research division Republican National Committee, Washington, 1980. Law clerk to presiding judge United States Court Appeals, 1981-1982.

      Attorney- adviser office of legal policy United States Department Justice, 1982, special assistant to attorney general, 1982-1983, deputy assistant attorney general, 1983-1984, acting assistant attorney general, office legal policy, 1984, associate deputy attorney general, 1984-1985, special litigation counsel, civil division, 1985, assistant to solicitor general, 1985-1987, deputy assistant attorney general civil rights division, 1987-1991, deputy assistant attorney general env. division, 1991-1993. Vice president, general counsel National Legal Center for Public Interest, 1993-1997, Center for Equal Opportunity, Washington, 1997—2005, president Falls Church, Virginia, since 2006.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1981.

    Works

    • Editor-in-chief Yale Studies in World Public Order, 1979-1980.

    Politics

    Every Church statement in social or economic field should be seriously considered and demonstrate a competence in political sphere.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    No one is beyond the reach of God's love. Salvation is there for everyone who turns to God, and not just for a chosen few.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.

    Membership

    Member of District of Columbia Bar, Federalist Society, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Joann Ruth Catalfamo, June 15, 1985. 1 child, Paul.
    • father: Joe Dunn Clegg
    • mother: Margaret Elisabeth (Blau) Clegg
    • spouse: Joann Ruth Catalfamo
    • child: Paul Clegg
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    Born April 18, 1955
    (age 62)
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