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Devon Fredrick Sherwood, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, generalCriminalFamily and matrimoniallawyer. Recipient Lon O. Hocker Outstanding Trial Lawyersaward Missouri Bar Foundation. Member ATLA, Missouri Bar Association, Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, Missouri Association Trial Lawyers, Phi Delta Phi.

Background

Sherwood, Devon Fredrick was born on June 20, 1943 in Hanibal, Missouri, United States. Son of Malcolm and Virginia Dolores (Gresham) Sherwood.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Missouri, 1965. Juris Doctor, University Missouri, 1968.

Career

Worked at Sherwood, Honecker & Bender (Springfield, Missouri) specializing in Civil and Criminal Trials and Appeals, Personal Injury, Domestic Relations. Admitted to the bar, 1968, Missouri and United States. District Court, Western District of Missouri.

Phi Delta Phi. Recipient: Guy Thompson Award, 1967. Lon O. Hocker Memorial Trial Lawyer Award, Missouri Bar Foundation, 1974. Member, Missouri Law Review, 1966-1968.

Author: Note, 32 Missouri Law Review 147, 1967. Note, 32 Missouri Law Review 313, 1967. City Attorney, Fair Grove, Missouri, 1972-1977.

Member: Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association. The Missouri Bar; Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Membership

Elder deacon National Avenue Christian Church, Springfield, 1969—1974. Delegate Springfield Area Council Churches, 1971—1974. Member of American Association For Justice, Missouri Association Trial Lawyers, Springfield Metropolitan Bar Association, Missouri Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Stephanie Jan Wanner, December 26, 1963 (divorced February 1976).; married Wanda Lee Mullins, May 17, 1977. Children: Leslie, Jennifer, Stuart.