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Richard Michelet Grimsrud, Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)ConstitutionalLabor (including Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Fair Labor Standards Act)Native Americanlawyer. Member Arizona Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Coconino County Bar, Exch.; Club, Phi Beta Kappa.


Grimsrud, Richard Michelet was born on September 26, 1943 in Milwaukee. Son of Richard Michelet Senior and Wilma Catherine (Gums) Grimsrud.


Bachelor of Arts, Ripon College, 1965. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1971.


Bar: District of Columbia 1972, United States Dist.Ct. N.H. 1972, United States District Court (northern district) Texas 1973, United States District Court Colorado 1974, United States District Court South Dakot 1974, United States District Court N. Mexico 1975, United States District Court Arizona 1978, New Jersey 1979, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1983,Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984, Hopi Tribal Court 1991. Peace Corps volunteer, Bihar, India, 1965-1967.

Volunteers in Service to America volunteer Newark Legal Services Project, 1968-1969;law researh director N.H. Legal Assistance, Concord and Manchester, 1971-1972. Trial attorney Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Litigation Center, Denver, 1973-1975. Law clerk Favour & Beck, Prescott, Arizona, 1976-1977.

Partner Wilson, Gaylord & Grimsrud, Flagstaff, 1982-1986. Private practice, Prescott and Flagstaff, Arizona, 1978-1981, 1987^. Part-time instructor Indian law and civil rights litigation Northern Arizona U., Flagstaff, 1980-1984.

Of counsel firm Lynch & Lynch, Denville, New Jersey, 1984.


Member of Exchange Club, Coconino County Bar, District of Columbia Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association, Arizona Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Sylvia Roslyne Apolinar Grimsrud, November 7, 1979.