John Richard Bird, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1981, Illinois 1982, United States District Court (eastern district) Missouri 1982, United States Court Appeals (8th, 3d and 1st circuits) 1983, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984.
Bird, John Richard was born on August 19, 1955 in Evergreen Park, Illinois, United States. Son of John Richard and Marilyn Belle (Conroy) Bird.
Bachelor, Knox College, 1977. Juris Doctor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1980.
Attorney National Juvenile Law Center, St. Louis, 1983-1985. Private practice, since 1985.
Contributing author: The Legal Rights of Children, 1984.