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Russell Allen Eliason

Russell Allen Eliason was American judge. Bar: Minnesota 1970, Iowa 1971, Nebraska 1975, United States District Court (northern district) Iowa 1971, United States District Court (middle district) North Carolina 1974, United States District Court Nebraska 1975, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1976.

Background

Eliason, Russell Allen was born on January 28, 1944 in Minneapolis. Son of Walter Joseph and Hazel Agnes Pearl (Jensen) Eliason.

Education

At, University Minnesota, 1964—1965. Juris Doctor, University Minnesota, 1970. Bachelor, Yale University, 1967.

At, Wake Forest Law School, 1967—1968.

Career

Bar: Minnesota 1970, Iowa 1971, North Carolina 1973, Nebraska 1975, United States District Court (northern district) Iowa 1971, United States District Court (middle district) North Carolina 1974, United States District Court Nebraska 1975, United States Ct.Appeals (8th circuit) 1971, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1976. Law clk.to judge The United States of America Court Appeals 8th Circuit, 1970-1971. Assistant United State Attorneys Department Justice, Sioux City, Iowa, 1971-1972.

Law clerk to judge The United States of America District Court Middle District North Carolina, 1972-1974. Associate Ryan, Scoville & Uhlir, South Sioux City, Nebraska, 1974-1975. Assistant United State Attorneys Department Justice, Greensboro, North Carolina, 1975-1976.

United States magistrate judge The United States of America District Court Middle District North Carolina, Winston-Salem, 1976^. Lecturer in field; active law-school skills programs. Trumpeter Salem Band, Old Salem Band.

Membership

Trumpeter Salem Band, Old Salem Band. Member of American Bar Association, Nebraska Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, Forsyth County Bar, North Carolina Bar Association, Sons of Norway, Phi Alpha Delta.

Connections

Married Karen L. Stevens. Children: Nathaniel, Heidi, Justine, Danielle.