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Sandra Lynn Smith, American Lawyer. Bar: Arkansas 1985, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Arkansas 1985, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1991.

Background

Smith, Sandra Lynn was born on June 10, 1960 in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States. Daughter of Donald Wayne and Alyce Jacquelyn (Wood) Smith.

Education

Tulane Universty; University of Arkansas (Bachelor of Arts, 1982). Washington University (Juris Doctor, 1985). Phi Beta Kappa; Mortar Board.

Omicron Delta Kappa; Blue Key. Cardinal Key; Pi Sigma Alpha. Phi Eta Sigma. Fulbright Scholarship.

Truman Scholarship. Instructor, Legal Research and Writing, South Central Career College Paralegal Program, Little Rock, Arkansas, 1987.

Career

Working as a partner of LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS ARKANSAS LOUISIANA GAS COMPANY. Admitted to the bar, 1985, Arkansas, United States. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas and United States. Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Achievements

  • Bar: Arkansas 1985, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Arkansas 1985, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1991.

Politics

The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.

Views

The sense of being connected is how the Church as a whole should be structured. At its heart is an understanding of the Christian community as the 'body of Christ '.

Membership

President, board directors Family Svc. Agency, since 1991; 1st vice-chair Arkansas Federation Young Representatives, 1988-1990. Volunteer United Cerebral Palsy.

Member American Bar Association (Executive Committee young lawyers' division public uitilites committee since 1989, Corporate Counsel committee since 1990), Arkansas Bar Association, Pulaski County Bar Association, MENSA, Little Rock Junior C. orf C., Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, tennis, music, antique collecting.

Connections

father:
Donald Wayne Smith

mother:
Alyce Jacquelyn (Wood) Smith