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John David Determan

John D. Determan, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Securities, Construction Law, Corporate Law, Business Law.


Determan, John David was born on February 18, 1933 in Mitchell, South Dakota, United States. Son of Alred John and Olive Gertrude (Lovinger) Determan.


Bachelor of Engineering in Elec. Engineering cum laude, University of Southern California, 1955;Doctor of Laws magna cum laude, University of California at Los Angeles, 1961.


Electronics engineer, Hughes Aircraft Company, Los Angeles, 1955-1960;senior partner, Tuttle & Taylor, Inc., Los Angeles, 1961-1986;general counsel, Provena Foods Inc., Chino, California, 1986-1992;Chief Executive Officer, Provena Foods Inc., Chino, California, 1992-1998;Chairman of the Board, Provena Foods Inc., Chino, California, since 1992;also board directors, Provena Foods Inc., Chino, California. Founder Carl D. Spaeth Scholarship Fund, Stanford University Law School, 1972. Member of national panel arbitrators American Arbitration Association, Los Angeles, since 1962, member of advisory county, since 1982, member of national panel of mediators, since 1986, member large complex case panel of arbitrators, since 1993.


Member American College Construction Arbitrators (charter since 1982), Order of Coif, Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi.


Married Gloria Esther Rivas, November 15, 1980. Children by previous marriage: James Taylor, Mark Sterling.