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Orlin William Backes, American lawyer. Bar: North Dakota. Recipient Golden award, Minot State University, 1984. Mayor, Minot, 1994—1998; Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers; member: Minot Chamber of Commerce, Order of Coif.


Backes, Orlin William was born on May 11, 1935 in Glenburn, North Dakota, United States. Son of Leonard P. and Irene G. (Keller) Backes.


Bachelor of Science, Minot State University, 1958. Juris Doctor, University North Dakota, 1963.


Faculty Max Public School, North Dakota, 1958—1960. Partner McGee Law Firm, Minot, since 1963. Director First Western Bank, Minot., Integrity Mutual Fund Board.


Mayor, Minot, 1994—1998. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers. Member: Minot Chamber of Commerce, Order of Coif.


Married Millie Jensen, October 15, 1958. Children: Brent, Jon, Mary, Paul.