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Lawyer

BARTON WHITMAN, American Lawyer, Partner of COOPER INDUSTRIES, INC.

Background

WHITMAN, BARTON was born on August 7, 1946 in Dysart, Iowa, United States.

Education

State College of Iowa. University of Iowa (Bachelor of Business Administration, with distinction, 1968). University of Michigan (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1970).

Omicron Delta Kappa; Beta Gamma Sigma. Law Clerk to the Honorary Philip Pratt, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan, 19711972.

Career

Working as a partner of COOPER INDUSTRIES, INC. Admitted to the bar, 1971, Michigan and United States. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan. 1972, Ohio and United States.

District Court, Southern District of Ohio. 1973, United States. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. United States. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky.

1975, United States. Supreme Court. 1981, Texas; 1984, United States. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Membership

State Bar of Texas; American Corporate Counsel Association. (Associate General Counsel, Corporate).