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John Strauch Meyer

John Strauch Meyer, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1984.

Background

  • Meyer, John Strauch was born on June 12, 1958 in St. Louis. Son of John Strauch Meyer and Margaret (Bragdon) Shepley.

  • Education

    • AB, Yale University, 1980. Juris Doctor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1984.

    Career

    • Legislation assistant, correspondent to Sen. John C. Danforth Washington, 1980-1981. Summer associate Greensfelder, Hemker, St. Louis, 1982, Bryan Cave LLP, St. Louis, 1983, associate, 1984-1992, partner, since 1993.

      Member panel of arbitrators American Arbitration Association, New York City, 1994. Lecturer in law and real estate University Wisconsin-Madison School Business, 2004, 05, 06.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Missouri 1984.

    Works

    • Co-author: (desk book) Mechanic's Liens and Construction Bonds under Missouri Law, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Unitarian Universalist

    Membership

    Director, president, vice president, treasurer Planned Parenthood of St. Louis Region, since 1988. Past director, president, treasurer, past vice president of development The Forsyth School, St. Louis, 1994-2001. Member St. Louis 2004 Urban Development Taskforce, 1997-1998.

    Trustee John Burroughs School, since 2004. Member American Bar Association, Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, Robert Burns Club of St. Louis (president 1994), St. Louis Country Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Outdoor activities, travel, exercise, fine food, single malt whiskies.

    Connections

    • Married Laura Lewis, May 29, 1983. Children: Emily H., Julia E.
    • father: John Strauch Meyer Shepley
    • mother: Margaret (Bragdon) Shepley
    • spouse: Laura Lewis
    • children: Emily H. Meyer
    • Julia E. Meyer
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    Born June 12, 1958
    (age 59)
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