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Clayton Lincoln Orn Edit Profile

Lawyer

Clayton Lincoln Orn was American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1925, Ohio 1954, District of Columbia 1954. Member American Bar Association (house delegations 1959-1960, chairman mineral section 1956-1957), Texas Bar Association (chairman mineral section 1953-1954), Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association (distinguished service award 1965), American Petroleum Institute, American Judicature Society.

Background

Orn, Clayton Lincoln was born on June 20, 1902 in Weatherford, Texas, United States. Son of Jacob J. and Etta (Hill) Orn.

Education

Student, Baylor University, 1923. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1925.

Career

Practice of law, Cisco, Texas, 1925-1931. Member firm Phillips, Trammel, Estes, Edwards & Orn, Fort Worth, 1931-1942. Division attorney Marathon Oil Corporation, Houston, 1942-1954, general attorney Findlay, Ohio, 1954-1961, director, general counsel, 1961-1967.

Senior partner firm Anderson, Brown, Orn & Jones, 1967-1989, retired, 1989. Member advisory board Southwestern Legal Foundation.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1925, Ohio 1954, District of Columbia 1954.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal journals.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (house delegations 1959-1960, chairman mineral section 1956-1957), Texas Bar Association (chairman mineral section 1953-1954), Mid-Continent Oil and Gas Association (distinguished service award 1965), American Petroleum Institute, American Judicature Society.

Connections

Married Zara Laura Sims, July 27, 1927. 1 child, Camille (Mistress W.R. Haynes).

father:
Jacob J. Orn

mother:
Etta (Hill) Orn

spouse:
Zara Laura Sims

child:
Camille Orn (Mistress W.R. Haynes)