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Robert Gene Duncan, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1959, United States Supreme Court 1968. Chairman Clay County Sheltered Facilities Board, Gladstone, 1970—1992; Fellow: American Board Criminal Lawyers; member: American Board Trial Advocates (advisor), Clay County Bar Association (president 1978), National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Missouri Association Criminal Defense Lawyers 1983-1984, Elks, Order Bench and Robe.

Background

Duncan, Robert Gene was born on November 22, 1932 in Helena, Missouri, United States. Son of Chester Frank and Maxine I. (Henry) Duncan.

Education

Associate of Arts, Junior College, Kansas City, 1951. Bachelor of Science in Education, Central Missouri State University, 1953. Juris Doctor, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1959.

Career

Associate Quinn, Peebles & Hickman, Kansas City, Missouri, 1960—1962, Simon and Pierce, Kansas City, 1962—1965. Partner Pierce, Duncan, Bietling & Shute, 1965—1972, Duncan & Russell, Gladstone, 1972—1981. Of counsel Coulson & Chick, Kansas City, 1981—1985.

Partner Duncan, Coulson & Scholss (name now Duncan, Coulson, Schloss, Chancellor and Norris), since 1985. City attorney City of Gladstone, 1961—1974, municipal judge, 1974—1981. Vice president Northland Court Referal Service, Kansas City, 1970—1983.

Sergeant United States Army, 1953-1955.

Achievements

  • Bar: Missouri 1959, United States Supreme Court 1968.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books.

Membership

Chairman Clay County Sheltered Facilities Board, Gladstone, 1970—1992. Fellow: American Board Criminal Lawyers. Member: American Board Trial Advocates (advisor), Clay County Bar Association (president 1978), National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Missouri Association Criminal Defense Lawyers 1983-1984, Elks, Order Bench and Robe.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.

Connections

Married Anita Fay Woerz, December 11, 1960 (divorced 1981). 1 child Stephen; Married Mary Carol Bradford, November 10, 1983. Stepchildren: Marc, Michelle, Misti Montgomery.

father:
Chester Frank Duncan

mother:
Maxine I. (Henry) Duncan

spouses:
Anita Fay Woerz

Mary Carol Bradford

children:
Stephen Duncan

Marc Duncan

Michelle Duncan

Misti Montgomery Duncan