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Lawyer

Bernard Duffy Craig, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1936, United States District Court (western district) Missouri 1937, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1946, United States Tax Court 1975. Decorated Knight of Holy Sepulchere Pope Paul VI, 1965; named honorary Colonel Staff Governor Warren E. Hearnes, 1964-1972.

Background

Craig, Bernard Duffy was born on November 12, 1909 in Kansas City, Missoury. Son of John Clarence and Edith Margaret (Duffy) Craig.

Education

Juris Doctor, University Missouri, 1936.

Career

Partner, Levy & Kirschner, Kansas City, 1936-1950;partner, Granoff, Levy & Craig, Kansas City, 1950-1960;partner, Levy & Craig, Kansas City, 1961-1975;senior partner, Levy & Craig, Kansas City, 1975-1990;of counsel, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1936, United States District Court (western district) Missouri 1937, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1946, United States Tax Court 1975.

Membership

General chairman Brotherhood Citation Banquet National Conference Christians and Jews, 1959. National director National Conference Christians and Jews, 1966. Trustee Pope John XXIII Foundation, 1964-1967, Law Foundation University Missouri at Kansas City, Legal Aid and Defender Society of Greater Kansas City, 1964-1970, vice president 1970.

Member St. Joseph Hospital Advisory Council, since 1978. Member American Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Kansas City Bar Association Clubs: Kansas City, Blue Hills Country (Kansas City).

Connections

Son of John Clarence and Edith Margaret (Duffy) C. M. Margaret Mary Conrad, June 25, 1938. Children: Bernard D. Junior, Jo Anne Craig Fanganello, John E., Kathleen M. Craig Harbert.

father:
John Clarence Craig

mother:
Edith Margaret (Duffy) Craig

spouse:
Margaret Mary Conrad

child:
Bernard D. Junior Craig

child:
Jo Anne Craig Fanganello Craig

child:
John E. Craig

child:
Kathleen M. Craig Harbert Craig