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John Francis Callender

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John Francis Callender, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982, board certified civil trial lawyer: Florida Bar 1987. Fellow American Society Papyrologists, 1969.

Background

Callender, John Francis was born on May 3, 1944 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Son of Francis Louis and Ethel (McLean) Callender.

Education

AB cum laude, Davidson College, 1966. Master of Arts, University North Carolina, 1969. Juris Doctor with distinction, Duke University, 1976.

Career

Assistant state attorney State of Florida, Jacksonville, 1980-1981. Partner Turner, Ford & Callender, P.A., 1981-1984. Private practice, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: Florida 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982, board certified civil trial lawyer: Florida Bar 1987.

Membership

President Mental Health Clinic Jacksonville, Inc., 1985. Board directors Volunteer Jacksonville, Inc., 1981-1984, AANR Education Foundation, Inc., 2003-2008, FANR, 2004-2007. Served with United States Army, 1970-1973.

Member of American Bar Association, Jacksonville Bar Association, Florida Bar, Florida Justice Association, American Association Justice, Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association Northeast Florida (treasurer 1996-1999, president 1999—2000), American Mensa Ltd., Florida Yacht Club, Rotary Club 1997, (assistant district governor 1999—2002, district secretary 2002-2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, windsurfing, fishing, tennis, swimming.

Connections

Children: John Francis Junior, Susanna McLean.

father:
Francis Louis Callender

mother:
Ethel (McLean) Callender

children:
John Francis Junior Callender

Susanna McLean Callender