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Clifton A. Woodrum, III Edit Profile

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Clifton A. Woodrum III, American Lawyer, state legislator ( law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, stateCivil litigation, federalGeneral practicelawyer, state legislator. Member American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Virginia Bar Association, Roanoke Bar Association.

Background

III, Clifton A. Woodrum, was born on July 23, 1938 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Clifton A. Junior and Margaret (Lanier) W.

Education

Snowden, Anne. Bachelor of Arts, Univercity North Carolina, 1961. Bachelor of Laws, University Virginia, 1964.

Career

Bar: Virginia 1964, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1964, United States.Ct. Appeals (4th circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970. Association Dodson, Pence & Coulter, Roanoke, Virginia, 1964-1968.

Partner Dodson, Pence, Viar, Woodrum & Mackey, 1968-1995, counsel Dodson, Pence & Viar, 1995-1998. Member Virginia House of Delegates, since 1980. Chairman 6th District Democratic Committee, Virginia, 1972-1976.

Member State Water Commission, since 1981. State Crime Commission, 1982^, chairman 1995-1998. Chairman Medical Malpractice Study, Virginia, 1984-1985, chairman Freedom of Information Study, 1998.

Achievements

  • Bar: Virginia 1964, United States District Court (western district) Virginia 1964, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970.

Membership

Chairman 6th District Democratic Committee, Virginia, 1972-1976. Member State Water Commission, 1981-2000, State Crime Commission, 1982-2000, chairman, 1995-1998. Chairman Medical Malpractice Study, Virginia, 1984-1985, Freedom of Information Study, 1998-2000.

Member Electric Utility Restructing Committee, 1997-2003, Freedom of Information Advisory Council, 2000-2002, chairman. Board directors Virginia Coalition Open Government, since 2004, We. Virginia Land Trust, since 2004, Library. of Virginia, since 2004.

Member of American Bar Association, Roanoke Bar Association, Virginia Bar Association.

Connections

Married Emily Abbitt, August 10, 1963. Children: Robert, Meredith W. Snowden, Anne.

father:
Clifton A. W. Junior

mother:
Margaret (Lanier) W.

spouse:
Emily Abbitt

children:
Robert III

Meredith W. Snowden III

Anne III