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legal educator.

Parker Clinton Fielder, American legal educator. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946; Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas (vice Chairman of Commission continuing legal education 1961-1964), American Law Institute, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Chancellors.; Member Christian Church (member board, teacher).

Background

Fielder, Parker Clinton was born on October 20, 1918 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Harold Clinton and Adrienne (Parker) Fielder.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Northwestern University, 1941. Bachelor of Laws, University Texas, 1948.

Career

Bar: Tex bar 1948, also Supreme Court of the United States Court, other federal cts 1948. Accounting-auditor Sears, Roebuck & Company, Chicago, 1941-1942. Professor of law University Texas, 1948-1953, William H. Francis, Junior professor of law, 1961-1985.

Partner firm Turpin, Kerr, Smith & Dyer, Midland, Texas, 1953-1961. Visiting professor University of Pennsylvania, 1964-1965, Southern Methodist U., summer 1968, U. Utah, 1976, American U., 1983. Research associate charge tax project Texas Legislation Council, 1950.

General counsel, director Permian Corporation, 1959-1961. Special consultant Texas Legislation Property Tax Committee, 1974-1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author articles in field. Editor-in-chief: Texas Law Rev, 1947-1948.

Membership

Served to captain Army of the United States, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, State Bar Texas (vice Chairman of Commission continuing legal education 1961-1964), American Law Institute, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi, Chancellors. Member Christian Church (member board, teacher).

Connections

Married Marguerite Sparks, June 16, 1943 (deceased.; married Bonnie Cummins, February 12, 1977. Children: Sydney (Mistress.

father:
Harold Clinton Fielder

mother:
Adrienne (Parker) Fielder

spouses:
Marguerite Sparks

Bonnie Cummins

child:
Sydney (Mrs Fielder