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Richard Earl Robinson Edit Profile

federal judge

Richard Earl Robinson, American federal judge. Bar: Nebraska 1927. Recipient Brandeis award Brandeis University Club of Omaha, 1957; Alumni Merit award Creighton University, 1967; Man of Year award Omaha Club, 1986. Member Omaha Airport Commission, 1950-1951, finance commissioner, Omaha, 1951.

Background

Robinson, Richard Earl was born on February 3, 1903 in Omaha. Son of Richard and Jane (Hanna) Robinson.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Creighton University, 1927.

Career

Practiced in, Omaha, until 1956. United States district judge for District Nebraska, from 1956. Chief judge, 1957-1972.

Now senior judge.

Achievements

  • Bar: Nebraska 1927.

Membership

Member Omaha Airport Commission, 1950-1951, finance commissioner, Omaha, 1951.

Connections

Married Florence Rich, May 22, 1929 (deceased). Children: Thomas E., John L.

father:
Richard Robinson

mother:
Jane (Hanna) Robinson

spouse:
Florence Rich

child:
Thomas E. Robinson

child:
John L. Robinson