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Richard John Graving

Richard John Graving, American law educator. Bar: Minnesota 1953, New York 1956, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1956, Pennsylvania 1968, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1968, Texas 1982, United States District Court (southern district) Texas 1982. With United States Army, 1953-1955. Member American Society International Law.

Background

Graving, Richard John was born on August 24, 1929 in Duluth, Minnesota, United States. Son of Lawrence Richard and Laura Magdalene (Loucks) Graving.

Education

University of Minnesota (Bachelor of Arts, 1950). Harvard University (Juris Doctor, 1953). National Autonomous University of Mexico (1964-1966).

Career

Associate, Reid & Priest, New York City, 1955-1961;associate, Reid & Priest, Mexico City, 1961-1966;vice president, American & Foreign Power Company, Inc., Mexico City, 1966-1968;attorney, Gulf Oil Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1968-1969;attorney, Gulf Oil Corporation, Madrid, 1969-1973;attorney, Gulf Oil Corporation, London, 1973-1980;attorney, Gulf Oil Corporation, Houston, 1980-1982;private practice, London, 1982-1984;professor of law, South Texas College (affiliated with Texas Agricultural and Mechanical U.), Houston, since 1983.

Membership

With United States Army, 1953-1955. Member American Society International Law.

Connections

Married Florence Sara Semel. Children: Daniel, Sarah.