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Lawyer

Richard Alan Duncan, American lawyer. Bar: Minnesota 1988, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1988, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1990, United States Supreme Court 1991, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1998, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 2000, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 2001, (District of Columbia circuit) 2005, United States Court Federal Claims 2005.

Background

Duncan, Richard Alan was born on July 8, 1963 in Minneapolis.

Education

Bachelor in Economics summa cum laude, Yale University, 1985. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1988.

Career

Associate Faegre & Benson, LLP, Minneapolis, 1988-1995, partner, since 1996. Adjunct professor law University Minnesota Law School, 1998—2005.

Achievements

  • Bar: Minnesota 1988, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1988, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1990, United States Supreme Court 1991, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1998, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 2000, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 2001, (District of Columbia circuit) 2005, United States Court Federal Claims 2005.

Membership

Executive committee North Star chapter Sierra Club, 1988-1991, 95-98, 2001-2003, board directors Fresh Energy, 2001-2010. Member Minnesota State Bar Association (member governing council antitrust section 2002, chair since 2007), Hennepin County Bar Association Environmental Law (co-chair), Litig. Committee Environmental Environmental Law & Policy Center (Chicago), Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Goodpaster. Children: Alice, Maeve.

spouse:
Elizabeth Goodpaster

child:
Alice Duncan

child:
Maeve Duncan