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lawyer , legal educator

Jon Aaron Van Allsburg, American lawyer, legal educator. Bar: Michigan 1981, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Michigan 1981.

Background

Allsburg, Jon Aaron Van was born on August 2, 1955 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of Donald E. and Frances L. (Doornbos) Van Allsburg.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Center Michigan University, 1977. Juris Doctor cum laude, Detroit College of Law, 1981.

Career

Associate Keller & Avadenka Professional Corporation, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1981-1983. Partner Coupe & Van Allsburg Professional Corporation, Holland, since 1983. Adjunct professor business law Grand Valley State College, Allendale, Michigan, 1984-1987, business law Hope College, Holland, Michigan, 1987-1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Michigan 1981, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Michigan 1981.

Membership

Precinct del Ottawa County Representatives, Port Sheldon, 1984, 85, Holland, 1986, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, member finance committee, 1991, parliamentarian, 1987, 88, 92, 94, 96, 98, county convention chair, 1993. Board directors Boys and Girls Club Greater Holland, 1987-1993, Tulip Time, Inc., since 1998. Deacon Beechwood Reformed Church, 1987-1989, 92-94, chairman deacons, 1988-1989, 94.

Member American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Michigan Bar Association, Ottawa County Bar Association, Holland Area Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1988-1998, treasurer 1991, chairman 1995-1996), Rotary (board directors 1988-1996, president 1994-1995, chairman 1995-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: history, international relations, downhill skiing, swimming.

Connections

Married Susan D. Hiddinga, August 25, 1984.

father:
Donald E. Allsburg

mother:
Frances L. (Doornbos) Van Allsburg

spouse:
Susan D. Hiddinga