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Patricia Dougherty Robinson

Patricia Dougherty Robinson, American judge. Bar: Okla 1975, (United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit)) 1975, (United States Court Appeals (10th and 5th circuits)) 1976. Named Woman of Year, Oklahoma Public Company, Oklahoma City, 1982; Phi Delta Phi scholarship, 1973.

Background

Robinson, Patricia Dougherty was born on September 8, 1939 in Rorchester, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Clifford Clark and Sarah Jessie (McChain) Dougherty.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Oklahoma, 1965. Juris Doctor with distinction, Oklahoma City University, 1974. Master of Laws, University Virginia, 1985.

Career

Teacher history and English Analy High School, Sebastopol, California, 1966. Head library North-East Branch Oklahoma City Public Library., 1970—1971. Corporation attorney Kerr-McGee Corporation, Oklahoma City, 1974—1977.

Assistant district attorney Oklahoma County, 1977—1980. Referee, judicial assistant Oklahoma Supreme Court, 1980—1981. Judge Oklahoma Court of Appeals, since 1982.

Membership

Chairman committee Lyric Theater, Oklahoma City, 1982. Judge Oklahoma Girls State, 1982—1984. Active March of Dimes, 1982—1984.

Fellow: Oklahoma County Bar. Member: Business and Professional Women's Association (Woman of Year 1983), Oklahoma County Bar Association, Woman Lawyer Association (merit award 1982), National Association Women Judges, Phi Delta Phi (historian 1972-1973, exchequer 1973-1974).

Connections

Married James McKee Robinson III, June 1, 1965. Children: Sarah Elizabeth, James McKee IV.