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Robert Morton Duncan, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1952. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers; member American Federal Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association.

Background

Duncan, Robert Morton was born on August 24, 1927 in Urbana, Ohio, United States. Son of Benjamin A. and Kathleen Wanda (Brown) Duncan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Ohio State University, 1948. Juris Doctor, Ohio State University, 1952.

Career

Attorney examiner Ohio Bureau Workmen's Compensation, 1959-1960. Assistant city attorney Columbus, Ohio, 1960-1961. Chief counsel to attorney general Ohio, 1965-1966.

Judge Franklin County Municipal Court, 1966-1969. Justice Ohio Supreme Court, 1969-1971. Judge The United States of America Court Military Appeals, 1971-1974, chief judge, 1974.

Judge The United States of America District Court Ohio, Columbus, 1974-1985. Partner Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, 1985-1992. Vice president, general counsel The Ohio State University, since 1993.

Member President's Commission White House Fellows, 1970-1974.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1952.

Membership

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Federal Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association.

Connections

Married Shirley A. Thomas. Children– Linn, Robert, Harriet Theresa.

father:
Benjamin A. Duncan

mother:
Kathleen Wanda (Brown) Duncan

Spouse:
Shirley A. Thomas

Child:
Linn Duncan

Child:
Robert Duncan

Child:
Harriet Theresa Duncan