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John William Norton, American Securities Corporate, general Pension, profit-sharing, and employee benefits lawyer, investment advisory firm executive. Member American Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, Florida Bar Association.

Background

Norton, John William was born on September 30, 1941 in St. Paul. Son of John William Junior and Dorothy (Sheridan) Norton.

Education

Bachelor in Business Administration, Marquette U., 1964. Juris Doctor, Stetson U., 1968.

Career

Bar: Florida 1968, Minnesota 1968. Attorney Minnesota Mutual Life Insurance Company, St. Paul, 1968-1973. Assistant counsel IDS Life Insurance Company, Minneapolis, 1973.

Attorney, adviser finance Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, 1973-1978. Senior vice president, general counsel, secretary Fortis Advisers, Inc., FortisInvestors, Inc., St. Paul, 1978. Vice president 11 investment companies including Fortis Securities, Inc., Fortis Capital Fund, Inc., Fortis Fiduciary Fund, Inc.

Senior vice president general counsel life & investment products Fortis Benefits Insurance Company, 1988. Vice president, general counsel life & investment products Time Insurance Company.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, Florida Bar Association.

Connections

Married Kathleen L. Smith, August 19, 1967 (divorced). Children: Tiffany, Sean.

father:
John William Junior Norton

mother:
Dorothy (Sheridan) Norton

spouse:
Kathleen L. Smith

children:
Tiffany Norton

Sean Norton