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Lawyer

Mark Martin, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1937. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award University Texas, 1980, Outstanding Alumnus award University Texas Law School, 1983.

Background

Martin, Mark was born on June 26, 1914 in Shawnee, Oklahoma.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, University Texas, 1935; Bachelor of Laws, University Texas, 1937.

Career

Practice in, Dallas. Partner Strasburger & Price and predecessor firms, since 1937. Member faculty Southern Methodist University School Law, 1938-1942.

Chairman board Defense Research Institute, 1966-1970, honorary chairman, since 1970. Member Texas Constitutional Revision Commission, 1973.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1937.

Membership

Life trustee University Texas Law School Foundation, since 1968, commissioner City of University Park, Texas, 1972-1974. With United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers (regent), member American Bar Association (federal judiciary committee), Texas Bar Association (chairman board 1972-1973, Outstanding 50-Year Lawyer award 1987), Dallas Bar Association (president 1967), Texas Association Defense Counsel (president 1965-1965), Dallas Chamber of Commerce. (director 1969-1972).

Connections

Son of Mark Mehael and Louise (Kraft) M. Married Marion Norton, November 18, 1939. Children: John Harris, Anne.

father:
Mark Mehael

mother:
Louise (Kraft) M.

spouse:
Marion Norton

child:
Anne