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Lawyer

John Merwin Bader, American Lawyer. Bar: Delaware 1948, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956. Counsel Republican State Committee, Wilmington, 1975-1985. Served to First lieutenant United States.Army, 1941-1945. Member Delaware Bar Association (Vice-President 1969-1971), Association Trial Lawyers American (Board of Governors 1969-1973, 75-80), Delaware Trial Lawyers Association (president 1977-1980).

Background

Bader, John Merwin was born on June 29, 1919 in Wilmington, Delaware, United States. Son of Merwin Oldrin and Escelyn (Connell) Bader.

Education

Villanova University (Bachelor of Arts, 1941). University of Pennsylvania (Bachelor of Laws, 1948). Member, Judicial Conference, 3rd United States.

Circuit, since 1964. Editor, "Advocate," Delaware Trial Lawyers Association, 1983-1986.

Career

Private practice, Wilmington, 1948—1956, 1966—1970. Partner Balick and Bader, 1956—1959, Bader and Biggs, Wilmington, 1959—1966, Bader, Dorsey & Kreshtool, Wilmington, 1970—1981. Private practice, 1981—1988.

Of counsel Tomar, O'Brien, Kaplan, Jacoby & Graziano, 1988—2001, Thomas S. Neuberger, PA, Wilmington, 2001—2003. Retired, 2003.

Achievements

  • Bar: Delaware 1948, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956.

Membership

Delaware State (Third Vice President, 1969-1971) and American (Member, Committee on Judicial Qualifications and Selections, since 1983) Bar Associations. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (President, Delaware Chapter, 1956-1957, 1975-1979. Member, Board of Governors, 1969-1972.

1975- 1980); American Judicature Society. Certified as a Civil Trial Advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy. (Resident at Wilmington, Delaware Office).

Products Liability, Negligence and Workers Compensation Law.

Connections

Married Constance Wulffaert, December 27, 1944 (divorced October 1965). Children: Andrew M., Mary Donley, Eileen Williams, Matthew J. Married Anne S. Shane, January 15, 1973 (deceased January 5, 2003).

father:
Merwin Oldrin Bader

mother:
Escelyn (Connell) Bader

spouse:
Anne S. Shane

spouse:
Constance Wulffaert

child:
Andrew M. Bader

child:
Mary Drakely Donley Bader

child:
Eileen Williams Bader

child:
Matthew J. Bader