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Russell Montez Baker, American lawyer.

Background

Baker, Russell Montez was born on March 11, 1906 in Celeste, Texas, United States. Son of William Perry and Kathleen (Bolte) Baker.

Education

Graduate Southern Methodist U., 1928.

Career

August 1979); children—Harriet Kay, Russell Montez. Admitted Texas bar, 1929, associate Caldwell, Gillen, Francis & Gallagher, Dallas, 1929-1932. Junior partner Caldwell, Gillen, Francis & Gallagher, 1932-1938.

Member firm Caldwell, Baker & Jordan, Dallas, 1938-1959. Later senior member firm Baker & Foreman. Research fellow Southwestern Legal Foundation.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor American Trial Lawyers Association Law Journal.

Membership

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers, Texas Bar Foundation. Member Association Trial Lawyers American, American Judicature Society, Law Science Academy, Law Science Foundation of America, International Academy Trial Lawyers, Texas Association Plaintiff Attorneys (president), International (patron), American (nuclear energy committee 1971-1973), Texas, Dallas bar associations, American Board Trial Advocates, International Society Barristers, Delta Chi. Clubs: Dallas Athletic, Dallas Athletic Country, Cosmopolitan (international president 1950-1951).

Connections

Married Ollie Marie Dedman, August 26, 1927 (deceased. Children: Harriet Kay, Russell Montez.

father:
William Perry Baker

mother:
Kathleen (Bolte) Baker

spouse:
Ollie Marie Dedman

child:
Harriet Kay Baker

child:
Russell Montez Baker