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John Leonard Schwabe

Lawyer

John Leonard Schwabe, American lawyer. Decorated Legion of Merit, Bronz Star.

Background

Schwabe, John Leonard was born on February 14, 1919 in Nowata, Oklahoma, United States. Son of George B. and Jeannette Eadie (Simpson) Schwabe.

Education

Bachelor, Oklahoma State University, 1941. Bachelor of Laws, Ohio State University, 1948.

Career

Sole practice, Silverton, Oregon, 1949—1952. Partner Schwabe, Williamson, Wyatt, Moore & Roberts, Portland, since 1952. Director Portland General Electric.

Board director Oregon Graduate Center, Beaverton, since 1979, Oregon Indiana College Foundation, Inc., Portland, 1982. Lieutenant colonel United States Marine Corps, 1941-1945.

Membership

Member of Fellows of America Bar, Multnomah County Bar Association, Oregon State Bar Association, American College Trial Lawyers, American Bar Association, Association for Portland Progress, Oregon Department Geology and Mineral Research, Foundation Oregon Research and Education, PTO, Astoria Golf and Country, Waverly Country, Arlington, Multnomah Athletic, Portland Chamber of Commerce.

Connections

Married Jean Cooley Schwabe, February 21, 1942. Children: Len, Susan, Ann, Ronald.

father:
George B. Schwabe

mother:
Jeannette Eadie (Simpson) Schwabe

spouse:
Jean Cooley Schwabe

child:
Len Schwabe

child:
Susan Schwabe

child:
Ann Schwabe

child:
Ronald Schwabe