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Robert Allen Richardson was American lawyer, educator, retired lawyer, educator. Bar: Ohio 1964, Hawaii 1990. Recipient Thomas Stearns Shinn award Maui Chamber of Commerce, 2000.


Richardson, Robert Allen was born on February 15, 1939 in Cleveland. Son of Allen B. and Margaret C. (Thomas) Richardson.


Ohio Wesleyan University (Bachelor of Arts, 1961). Harvard Law School (Bachelor of Laws, 1964).


Partner Caffee, Halter & Griswold, Cleveland, 1968-1989. Counsel Mancini, Rowland & Welch (formerly Case & Lynch), Maui, Hawaii, 1990—2001. Lecturer, affirmative action officer, attorney, executive committee Maui (Hawaii) Community College, 1989—2001.

Retired, 2001

Chairman governor finance department, chairman community service committee, member operating committee Caffee, Halter & Griswold. Past lecturer School Law Cleveland State University. Counsel Maui Chamber of Commerce, Kahului, 1994-1998.


President, trustee Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Maui, 1990-1994. Vice president, trustee, president Ka Hale Ake Ola Homeless Resource Center, 1990-2006. Trustee Maui Academy Performing Arts, 1990-1997, Maul Counseling Service, 1990-1996, Kapalua Music Festival, Friends of Children Advocate Center, Legal Aid Society Hawaii, president, 1998-1988.

Trustee Hui Noeau Visual Arts Center, since 2004. Member land use committee Maui Coastal Land Trust, 2004. Vice president, trustee, chairman development committee Cleveland Playhouse, 1984-1989.

Trustee, member executive committee, program chairman Cleveland Council World Affairs, 1970-1989. Past model United Nations chairman Cleveland Committee on Foreign Relations. Trustee, member executive committee, budget chairman Neighborhood Centers Association, 1980-1989.

Trustee Maui Symphony, 1995-1998, vice president, 1999—2004. Member Rotary Club of Maui, Maui Country Club, Rowfant Club (advisory), Cleveland Skating Club.


Married Carolyn Eck Richardson, December 9, 1967.