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J. W. Looney Edit Profile

Law educator , real estate

J. W. Looney, American Law educator ( education, Educated)Property, real (including real estate development, water)law educator. award 1988), American Bar Association, Ark; award 1982), Democrat. Member American Agricultural Law Association (president 1983-1984, distinguished service award 1988), American Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association (Golden Gavel award 1982), Democrat.

Background

Looney, J. W. was born on June 29, 1944 in Mena, Arkansas, United States. Son of Lee and Eunice (Cooper) Looney.

Education

Bachelor of Scientific Agriculture, University Arkansas, 1966. Master of Science, University Missouri, 1968. Master of Science, University Missouri, 1976.

Juris Doctor, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1971.

Career

Bar: Arkansas, 1972, Missouri, 1972, Virginia, 1977. Private practice, Mena, 1973-1975. Assistant professor Virginia Technology U., Blacksburg, 1975-1979, Kansas State University, Manhattan, 1979-1980.

Director agricultural law program U. Arkansas, Fayetteville, 1980-1982, dean law, 1982-1990, professor of law, 1990.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arkansas 1972, Missouri, Virginia 1977.

Works

Religion

Everybody can reach the love of God. Salvation is for everyone who turns to God.

Politics

Social norms that assume different standards for women than for men in marriage are outdated and should be rejected. Laws in civil society should define marriage as the union of one man and one woman.

Views

All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.

Membership

Member American Agricultural Law Association (president 1983-1984, distinguished service award 1988), American Bar Association, Arkansas Bar Association (Golden Gavel award 1982), Democrat.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading.

Connections

Married Era Brown Furr, January 31, 1965. 1 child, Jason.

father:
Lee Looney

mother:
Eunice (Cooper) Looney

spouse:
Era Brown Furr

child:
Jason Looney