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Lawyer

Charles Varley Schwenker, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1940, United States District Court (southern district) Ohio 1941, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1944, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1944, Kentucky 1945, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 1945, United States Tax Court 1947, United States Customs and Patent Appeals 1945, General Accounting Office 1945.

Background

Schwenker, Charles Varley was born on November 6, 1914 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Charles Agnew and Mary Ramona (Varley) Schwenker.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1937. Juris Doctor, Ohio State University, 1940.

Career

Association, Krumm & Schwenker, Columbus, 1940-1942; judge advocate, chief claims officer, Alaska Highway Command, United States Army, 1943-1944; assistant general counsel to the Quartermaster General, United States Army, 1944-1946; administrative assistant to mayor, City of Columbus, 1946-1948; partner, Brownfield, Schwenker & Teaford, Columbus, 1949-1952; senior partner, Schwenker, Teaford, Brothers & Solsberry and successors, Columbus, 1953-1986; private practice, Columbus, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1940, United States District Court (southern district) Ohio 1941, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1944, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1944, Kentucky 1945, United States District Court (western district) Kentucky 1945, United States Tax Court 1947, United States Customs and Patent Appeals 1945, General Accounting Office 1945.

Membership

Director Ohio World War II, Korean Bonus Compensation Commission, 1963. Chairman, member Ohio Racing Commission, 1967-1977. Chairman National Association State Racing Commissioners, 1972-1973.

Chairman State Personnel Board Review, 1977-1983. President, trustee Franklin County Society for Crippled Children and Adults, 1954-1979. President, trustee Ohio Society for Crippled Children and Adults, 1965-1979.

President Berwick Civic Association, Columbus, 1948. Member City Planning Commission, Columbus, 1949. Member American Bar Association, Ohio State Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association (chairman public relations committee 1955-1958, municipal court committee 1959-1962, advisory fee committee 1977-1980), Athletic Club Columbus, Delta Chi.

Connections

Married Mary Margaret O'Ryan, June 20, 1942 (deceased June 1976). Children: Charles Varley (deceased), William V., Diana S. Anderson.

father:
Charles Agnew Schwenker

mother:
Mary Ramona (Varley) Schwenker

spouse:
Mary Margaret O'Ryan

child:
Diana S. Anderson Schwenker

child:
William V. Schwenker

child:
Charles Varley Schwenker (deceased)