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Arthur De Bardeleben, American lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin bar 1947. Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1945. Member American Arbitration Association (national panel), American Bar Association, 15th Judicial Circuit Bar Association (president 1959-1960), State Bar Wisconsin, American Academy Political and Social Science, American Civil Liberties Union.


Bardeleben, Arthur De was born on July 12, 1918 in Great Falls, Montana, United States. Son of John Arthur and Antoinette (Merselis) DeBardeleben.


University of Wisconsin (Bachelor of Philosophy, 1940. Bachelor of Laws, 1947). Omicron Delta Gamma (Artus).

Member, Board of Editors, Wisconsin Law Review, 1940-1941. Member, 1959-1968 and President, 1964-1967, Board of Regents, University of Wisconsin. Member, Wisconsin State Coordinating Committee for Higher Education, 1967.

Member, Advisory Committee to Wisconsin Legislative Council on proposed Wisconsin Guaranteed Higher Education Plan, 1974. Member, Board of Regents, University of Wisconsin System, 1974-1981. Member, Wisconsin Higher Educational Aids Board, 1975-1977.

Member, Federal Judicial Nominating Commission for United States. District Judge, Western District of Wisconsin, 1979-1981. Member, University of Wisconsin Faculty Compensation Task Force, 1983-1984.


Since practiced in, Park Falls. Board regents University Wisconsin, 1959-1968, president board regents, 1964-1967. Board regents University Wisconsin System, 1974-1981.

Member University Wisconsin System Task Force Faculty Compensation, 1983-1984. Member special advisory committee to Wisconsin Legislation Council on Wisconsin Guaranteed Higher Education Plan, 1974. Member Wisconsin Coordinating Committee Higher Education, 1959-1967, Wisconsin Higher Educational Aids Board, 1975-1978, Federal Judicial Nominating Commission Western District Wisconsin, 1979-1981.

Presidential elector, 1964.


  • Bar: Wisconsin bar 1947.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (with Walter P. Metzger, Sanford H. Kadish, Edward J. Bloustein) Dimensions of Academic Freedom, 1969. Member board: Wisconsin Law Rev, 1940-1941.


Milwaukee, 15th Judicial Circuit (President, 1959-1960) and American Bar Associations. State Bar of Wisconsin. American Judicature Society.

Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers. Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.


Married Pamela L. Honaker, 1987. Children: Suzanne T. Fiedler, Joan T.

John Arthur DeBardeleben

Antoinette (Merselis) DeBardeleben

Pamela L. Honaker

Joan T. Bardeleben

Suzanne T. Fiedler Bardeleben