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Charles Walker McBurney,, American state representative, lawyer. Bar: Florida 1982, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1983, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1984.


McBurney,, Charles Walker was born on June 6, 1957 in Orlando, Florida, United States. Son of Charles Walker McBurney and Jeane (Brown) Chappell.


Bachelor, University Florida, 1979. Juris Doctor, University Florida, 1982.


Associate Mathews, Osborne, McNatt, Gobelman & Cobb, Jacksonville, Florida, 1982-1984. Assistant state's attorney State's Attorney' General’ s Office, 1984-1990, civil attorney, 1987-1988, senior trial attorney, 1988-1990. Director Serious or Habitual Juvenile Offender Program, 1986.

Partner Fischette, Owen, Held & McBurney, Jacksonville, 1990—2004. Private practice Law Office Charles W. McBurney Junior, since 2004. Member District 16 Florida House of Representatives, Tallahassee, since 2007, vice chair criminal and civil justice appropriations committee, member economic development and community affairs policy council, elder and family services policy committee, government accountability act council, governmental affairs policy committee.


  • Bar: Florida 1982, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1983, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1984.


Member advisory council Mandarin Oaks Elementary School, vice chairman, 2003—2004, chairman, 2004—2006. Member Mayor's Bicentennial Constnl. Commission, 1989—1991.

Chairman committee congressional campaigns Jacksonville, 1982, 1984, 1988. Deacon South Jacksonville Presbyterian Church, since 2003. Board directors Civic Round Table, 1988—1992, treasurer, 1988—1989, president, 1989—1990.

Director International Development Commission for Jacksonville, 1993—2003, treasurer, 1995—1997. Chairman Southeast Citizens Planning Advisory Committee, 2005—2007. Board directors American Heart Association Northeast Florida, 1990—1992.

Member of American Bar Association, Commercial Law League (Southern region executive council since 1998, treasurer since 2000), Jacksonville Bankruptcy Bar Association (board directors 1999—2004, treasurer 2003-2004), Jacksonville Bar Association (chairman bankruptcy section 1998—2000, 2002-2003), Duval County Republican Party (treasurer 2002-2007), Jacksonville History Society, First Coast Tiger Bay Forum (board directors 2001-2007, Leadership award 2004), Jacksonville C. of Chamber (board governors 1987, governmental affairs committee 1998—2007), Florida Junior Chamber of Commerce (legal counsel 1987-1988, Most Outstanding Local President award 1987), Jacksonville Junior Chamber of Commerce (president 1986, Jaycee of year 1984, Businessperson of Year 2006), Summit Civitan (judge advisory 1991-1993, 2001-2002), James Madison Institute, Southside Business Men's Club (vice president 2003-2004, parliamentarian 2006-2007), Bull Snort Club (president 1995-1996, chairman board 1996-1999, president 1999—2000), Masons, Northeast Florida Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association (vice president 1998—2000, 2003-2004).


Children: Katherine Turpin, Madeline.

Charles Walker McBurney Chappell

Jeane (Brown) Chappell

Katherine Turpin McBurney,

Madeline McBurney,