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Marcus Eugene Powers, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1954, New York 1959, California 1964.

Background

Powers, Marcus Eugene was born on April 7, 1929 in Cedarville, Ohio, United States. Son of Frederick Armajo and Elizabeth Isabel (Rumbaugh) Powers.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1951;Juris Doctor (Root-Tilden scholar), New York University, 1954;Master of Laws, New York University, 1958.

Career

Assistant professor of law, New York University School Law, 1956-1960;attorney, American Brake Shoe Company. New York City, 1959-1963;assistant general counsel, Dart Industries Inc., Los Angeles, 1963-1981;senior vice president, general counsel, National Medical Enterprises, Inc., Los Angeles, 1981-1993;executive vice president, secretary, Health Care Property Investors Inc., Santa Monica, California, 1985-1987;consultant, National Medical Enterprises, Inc., Los Angeles, since 1993.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1954-1956. Member American Bar Association (member commission on corporation law departments 1985-1993), Los Angeles County Bar Association (past chairman corporation law departments section, Outstanding Corporation Counsel 1990), Institute Corporation Counsel (board directors 1979-1992, chairman 1984-1986), Association Bar City New York, California State Coastal Conservancy, Phi Beta Kappa, Omicron Delta Kappa, Phi Delta Theta, Kappa Sigma, Pi Sigma Alpha, Theta Alpha Phi.