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Carnis Eugene Compton, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 1979, Florida 1982, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1984.

Background

Compton, Carnis Eugene was born on June 20, 1948 in Grundy, Virginia, United States. Son of Virginia (Compton) Hughart.

Education

Bachelor, University Virginia-Clinch Valley, Wise, 1976. Juris Doctor, Campbell College, 1979.

Career

Associate John L. Bagwell, Professional Corporation, Grundy, 1979. Partner Bagwell & Compton, Professional Corporation, 1980-1982, Watts & Compton, Deland, Florida, 1982. Private practice Honaker, Virginia, 1982-1986.

Partner Compton & Jessee, Professional Corporation, Abingdon and Honaker, 1985—1986. Private practice Honaker, 1986—1988, Lebanon, Virginia, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Virginia 1979, Florida 1982, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1984.

Membership

Secretary Buchanan County Republican Party, Grundy, 1980. Chairman Reagan/Bush Committee-Buchanan County, Grundy, 1980. Republican candidate 40th State Senatorial District, Virginia, 1983.

Member Young Republicans of CVC, Wise, 1975. With United States Air Force, 1967-1973, Vietnam. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Virginia Bar Association, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association (committee member, district governor 1995-1996), Russell County Bar Association (president 1989), Florida State Bar, American Legion.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Bird dog field trials, reading history, horse back riding.

Connections

Married Dollie McGlothlin, August 24, 1966. Children: Wade Trent, Nicholas Brian.

father:
Virginia (Compton) Hughart Compton

spouse:
Dollie McGlothlin

children:
Wade Trent Compton

Nicholas Brian Compton