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Richard Roger Garland

Richard Roger Garland, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1982, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1983, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1987, United States Supreme Court 1988, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1995, Florida (certified in appellate practice) 1995.

Background

  • Garland, Richard Roger was born on August 20, 1958 in Princeton, Illinois, United States. Son of Louis Roger and Irene Marie (Tonozzi) Garland.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science summa cum laude, University South Florida, Tampa, 1979. Juris Doctor with honors, University Florida, Gainesville, 1982.

    Career

    • Instructor, supervisor appellate advocacy University Florida, Gainesville, 1981-1982. Associate Dickinson, O'Riorden, Gibbons, Quale, Shields & Carlton, Venice, Florida, 1983-1985, Sarasota, 1986-1990. Partner, senior attorney Dickinson & Gibbons, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1982, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1983, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1987, United States Supreme Court 1988, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1995, Florida (certified in appellate practice) 1995.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member advisory board Sarasota County Library., 1999—2001. President parish council San Pedro Catholic Church, Nort Port, Florida, 1986—1992. Member of American Bar Association, Sarasota County Bar Association (editor newsletter 1991-1993, board directors 1994-1995, treasurer 1996-1997, secretary 1996-1997, vice president 1999-1999, president-elect 1999—2000, president 2000-2001), Florida Bar Association, University São Paolo.

    Florida Alumni Association, Sarasota County Gator Club (board directors 2001-2007, vice president 2002-2003, 2006-2007), Judge John M. Scheb American Inn of Court (treasurer 1998-1999, counselor 1999—2000, president-elect 2000-2001, president 2001-2002, master historian since 2004), Pi Sigma Alpha, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • father: Louis Roger Garland
    • mother: Irene Marie (Tonozzi) Garland
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    Born August 20, 1958
    (age 59)
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