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Richard Gordon Rorschach

Richard Gordon Rorschach, American Lawyer. Bar: Texas 1961; licensed professor engineer, Texas. Served to First lieutenant C.E., Army of the United States, 1952-1954, Korea. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Texas Bar Association, Rotary Club (president Kilgore chapter 1984-1985), Sigma Xi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Background

Rorschach, Richard Gordon was born on August 9, 1928 in Tulsa. Son of Harold Emil and Margaret (Hermes) Rorschach.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1950. Master of Science, University Oklahoma, 1952. Juris Doctor, University Houston, 1961.

Career

Consultant civil engineer Freese & Nichols, Fort Worth, 1955. Consultant engineer Freese, Nichols & Turner, Houston, 1955-1956. Petroleum engineer Marathon Oil Corporation, Bay City, 1956-1957, Houston, 1957-1961, attorney, 1961-1964.

Partner Broady, Kells & Rorschach, Houston, 1964-1968, Ragan, Russell & Rorschach, Houston, 1968-1980, Radh Govinda Rorschach & Associates, Kilgore, since 1980. Member executive committee Colonial Royalties Company, Tulsa, 1970-1977. Officer Little River Oil & Gas Company, 1980-1988.

Managing partner Pentagon Oil Corporation, since 1988. President National Association Royalty Owners-Texas, 1993-1996, trustee, 2004-2005. Chairman National Association Royalty Owners, Inc., 1996-1999, board directors, 1999-2000, advisory board directors, 2004-2005.

Member executive committee National Association Royalty Owners, Inc. Owner, breeder, exhibitor Arabian Horses Shadowbrook Farm, Kilgore, Texas, since 1980. 1st lieutenant Civil Engineering United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea.

Membership

Served to First lieutenant C.E., Army of the United States, 1952-1954, Korea. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Society of Civil Engineers, Texas Bar Association, Rotary Club (president Kilgore chapter 1984-1985), Sigma Xi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fly fishing, fly tying, golf, tennis.

Connections

Married Martha Kay King, December 23, 1979. Children by previous marriage: Richard Helm, Reagan Cartwright, Andrew Maxwell.