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Lawyer , real estate company executive

Richard Frank Vliet, American real estate company executive, lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1981, Oklahoma 1974, United States District Court (western district) Oklahoma 1974, Colorado 2000. Ford Foundation grantee, 1973. Member International Bar Association, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan, American Japan Society, Phi Delta Phi, Japan Society.

Background

Vliet, Richard Frank was born on April 5, 1950 in Norman, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Rollin Dale and Genevieve (Kern) Vliet. arrived in Japan, 1975.

Education

Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1971. Juris Doctor, University Oklahoma, 1974. Master of Laws, New York University, 1975.

Career

Legal intern Oklahoma Court Criminal Appeals, Oklahoma City, 1972-1974. Foreign law consultant Matsuo Law Office, Tokyo, 1975-1978, Kashiwagi Law Office, Tokyo, 1978-1983. General counsel, general manager Nihon Kokudo Kaihatsu, 1983-1999.

Chief Executive Officer JDC (American) Corporation, Miami, Florida, 1993-1999. Chief Executive Officer, General Electric Capital Real Estate, Tokyo, since 1999. Board directors Aoba International School, Tokyo.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1981, Oklahoma 1974, United States District Court (western district) Oklahoma 1974, Colorado 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, author Oklahoma Law Review, 1973-1974. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member International Bar Association, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan, American Japan Society, Phi Delta Phi, Japan Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: squash, tennis, jogging.

Connections

Married Mutsuko Torii.

father:
Rollin Dale Vliet

mother:
Genevieve (Kern) Vliet

spouse:
Mutsuko Torii.