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David L. Peterson Edit Profile

David L. Peterson, American judge, educator. Bar: Oklahoma 1973, United States District Court (northern district) Oklahoma 1973, United States District Court (eastern district) Oklahoma 1977, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1980.

Background

Peterson, David L. was born on April 22, 1943 in Long Branch, New Jersey, United States. Son of Glen and Doreyn Elizabeth (Latimer) Peterson.

Education

Brigham Young University (Bachelor of Arts). University of Oklahoma (Juris Doctor).

Career

Private practice, 1973—1981. Judge Tulsa County (Oklahoma) District Court, since 1981. Instructor Tulsa Junior College.

With Military Intelligence United States Army, 1968-1970.

Membership

Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association, Tulsa County Bar Association, Oklahoma Bar Association, Lions Club, Phi Alpha Delta.

Connections

Married Elaine D. Peterson, June 3, 1968. Children: Paul, Kimberly, Shane.