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Charles Barnett Roe

Charles Barnett Roe, American lawyer. Bar: Washington 1960, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Washington 1960, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1963, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1964, Oregon 2007.

Background

  • Roe, Charles Barnett was born on June 25, 1932 in Tacoma. Son of Charles Brown and Gladys Luvena (Harding) Roe.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Puget Sound, 1953. Postgraduate Boalt Hall, University California Law School, Berkeley, 1957—1958. Juris Doctor, University Washington, 1960.

    Career

    • Assistant attorney general departments natural resources, conservation, water resources and pollution control commission State of Washington, Olympia, 1960—1970, assistant director department water resources, 1967—1969, senior assistant attorney general, 1970—1990. Of counsel Perkins Coie, 1991—2008, since 2008. Chief counsel Department Ecology, 1970—1985, Nuclear Waste Board, 1983—1990.

      Counsel natural resources committee Washington House of Representatives, Olympia, 1970. Supervisor sea grant trainees University Washington Law School, 1970—1972. Adjunct professor Gonzaga University School Law, Spokane, 1973—1976, University Puget Sound Law School, 1985—1990.

      Controller National Water Commission, Washington, 1970—1971. Environmental aide Governor Daniel J. Evans, 1969—1977. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1954-1957.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Washington 1960, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Washington 1960, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1963, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1964, Oregon 2007.

    Religion

    Denomination: United Church of Christ

    Membership

    Special assistant atty general State of Mont, Helena, 1983. Representative Western States Water Council, Salt Lake City, 1970—1990. Secretary Olympia Audubon Society, 1962—1963.

    Chairman board managers United Churches, 1967—1968. Member of Sons of the American Revolution, American Bar Association (chairman water resources committee natural resources section 1981-1983), Washington Courts History Society (board directors since 1998), Washington State Bar Association (chairman environmental law section 1971-1972), Rotary, American Legion, Masons, Phi Delta Phi, Kappa Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Marilyn Marie Quam, July 31, 1954. Children: Sharon Lynn Roe, Jeannine Carole.
    • father: Charles Brown Roe
    • mother: Gladys Luvena (Harding) Roe
    • spouse: Marilyn Marie Quam
    • children: Sharon Lynn Roe
    • Jeannine Carole Roe
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    Born June 25, 1932
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