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Lawyer

Robert Floyd Welborn, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1947, United States District Court Colorado 1947, United States Court Appeals 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980.

Background

Welborn, Robert Floyd was born on June 14, 1919 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Son of Jesse Floyd and Ada Baker Welborn.

Education

Dartmouth College (Bachelor of Arts, 1940). University of Denver (Bachelor of Laws, 1946).

Career

Worked at Welborn Sullivan Meck & Tooley, P.C. (Denver, Colorado) specializing in Natural Resources, Mining, Oil and Gas, Water, Land Use and Environmental Law, Business and International Transactions, Corporations, Employment and Civil Trials and Appeals. Admitted to the bar, 1947, Colorado. 1982, United States. Supreme Court.

Welborn Sullivan Meck & Tooley is a business oriented law firm with extensive experience in a broad variety of fields including corporate affairs and organizations, natural resources, oil and gas, mining, litigation, mediation, domestic and international business transactions, acquisitions and divestitures, project financing, environmental law and regulations, land use, water rights, employment matters, hearing and trials at federal, state and local levels, arbitration, and lobbying and legislative matters.

Achievements

  • Bar: Colorado 1947, United States District Court Colorado 1947, United States Court Appeals 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980.

Membership

Active Colorado Commission on Educational Endeavor, 1959-1963. Chair Center for Respect of Life and Environment, Washington, 1986-1995. Board directors Humane Society United States, Washington, since 1972, Music Associates Aspen, Colorado, 1972-1991.

Lieutenant United States Navy, 1942-1945, PTO.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: environmental protection, farming.

Connections

Married Frances Newton, December 21, 1945. Children: John, Elizabeth, Robert, David.

father:
Jesse Floyd

mother:
Ada Baker Welborn

spouse:
Frances Newton

child:
John Welborn

child:
Elizabeth Welborn

child:
Robert Welborn

child:
David Welborn