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Richard Peter Dorsey, III Edit Profile

Lawyer , State legislator

Richard P. Dorsey III, American Lawyer, former state legislator. Bar: Missouri 1985, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Missouri 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1991, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1996. Recipient Polaris award, 1986, St. George award, 1987; named One of Ten Outstanding Young Missourians, 1992.

Background

III, Richard Peter Dorsey, was born on September 7, 1959 in St. Louis. Son of Richard P. and Dolores (McNamara) D.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, St. Saint Louis University, 1981;Master of Business Administration, St. Saint Louis University, 1984;Juris Doctor, St. Saint Louis University, 1984.

Career

Associate Niedner, Niedner, Ahlheim and Bodeux, St. Charles, Missouri, 1985-1990. Partner Niedner, Ahlheim, Bodeux and Dorsey, 1990-1995. Member Ahlheim & Dorsey LLC, Missouri, since 1995, Missouri House of Representatives, 1991-1993.

Special counsel Ohio Attorney General, 1999—2002.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1985, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Missouri 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1991, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1996.

Membership

Board directors St. Charles County American Red Cross, 1985-1991, Eagle Scout Association, St. Louis, 1987-1993, 94-2000, Florissant Township Democratic Party, 1987-2003, Ferguson Township Democratic Club, 1994—2003, Florissant Valley Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1990-1995, 96-99, president, 1995-1996, life member. Board directors Florissant Valley Shelter Workshop, 1990-2000, since 2003, president 2000-2002. Board directors St. Louis High Alumni, 1994-2002, Center for Pastoral and Professional Services, 1994-2002, Florissant Rotary Club, 1997-1998, 2005, St. Louis University School Business Administration, 1995-2000, North County, Inc., since 2001, president 2006.

Commissioner Boy Scouts American, St. Louis, 1984-1992. Member Catholic Commission on Scouting, St. Louis, since 1984. School board member St. Thomas The Apostle, 2003-2005, St. Rose Philippine Duchesne, since 2005, president, 2005-2007.

Board member St. Stanislaus History Museum, 2003-2005. Member Bar Association Metropolitan St. Louis, Missouri Bar Association, St. Charles County Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, Missouri Association Trial Attorneys, United States Junior Chamber of C. (ambassador award 1998).

Connections

Married Elaine F. Dochnal. Children: Andrea Ying, Catherine Lian.

father:
Richard P. D.

mother:
Dolores (McNamara) D.

spouse:
Elaine F. Dochnal

children:
Andrea Ying III

Catherine Lian III