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Robert Bruce Leslie, American lawyer. Candidate for congress 4th Congressional District Ark, 1982; chairman Arkansas Representatives, 1984; delegate National Republican Convention 1984; National committeman Arkansas Republican Party; associate legal counsel United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1984. Member Citizens American (state co-chairman 1985-1990), Civitan State Club (state judge advocate general), Masons, Shriners.

Background

Leslie, Robert Bruce was born on January 8, 1939 in Warren, Arkansas, United States. Son of Ellis Berry and Mary Odesa (Summnall) Leslie.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Education, University Arkansas, Monticello, 1961. Juris Doctor, University Arkansas, 1969.

Career

From associate to partner, Patten, Brown & Leslie, Little Rock, 1969-1982;sole practice, Little Rock, since 1984. Attorney City of Redfield, Arkansas, 1970-1978, municipal judge, 1980-1985. Board directors Federal Home Loan Bank, 1984-1992, chairman 9th district, 1992.

Adjunct instructor Webster U., since 1994.

Membership

Candidate for congress 4th Congressional District Ark, 1982. Chairman Arkansas Representatives, 1984. Delegate National Republican Convention 1984.

National committeman Arkansas Republican Party. Associate legal counsel United States Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1984. Member Citizens American (state co-chairman 1985-1990), Civitan State Club (state judge advocate general), Masons, Shriners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hunting, fishing.

Connections

Married Rita Loree Jernigan, May 26, 1961. Children: John Barry, Leah Elizabeth.