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Vernon Robert Proctor, American lawyer. Bar: Delaware 1979, United States District Court Delaware 1980, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1989.

Background

Proctor, Vernon Robert was born on June 24, 1954 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Stewart and Jean Ursula (Lamont) Proctor.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1979.

Career

Associate Prickett, Jones, Elliott, Kristol & Schnee, Wilmington, 1979-1984, director, 1984-1989. Partner Phillips, Lytle, Hitchcock, Blaine & Huber, 1989-1990. Director Bayard Firm, 1990—2005.

Partner Proctor Heyman LLP, since 2006. Instructor Widener Bar Review Course, Wilmington, 1988-1992.

Achievements

  • Bar: Delaware 1979, United States District Court Delaware 1980, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Delaware Lawyer magazine, 1995-1997, Delaware State Bar monthly newsletter In Re:, 1990-1992.

Membership

Board directors St. Michael's Day Nursery, Inc., Wilmington, 1987-1992, 97-2000, president, 1992-1993. Vestryman St. Andrew's Church, Wilmington, 1982-1985, 86-89, Church of the Advent, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, 2000-2003. Schools committee chair Harvard Club of Delaware, 1997-2000.

Director Delaware Valley Chorale, since 2005. Member American Bar Association (committee on business litigation, section business and law), Delaware State Bar Association, Vicmead Hunt Club, Wilmington Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, fishing, baseball, singing, politics.

Connections

Married Margaret Selfridge Boyer, May 27, 1978. Children: Edward Ford, Elizabeth Hammond.

father:
William Stewart Proctor

mother:
Jean Ursula (Lamont) Proctor

spouse:
Margaret Selfridge Boyer

children:
Edward Ford Proctor

Elizabeth Hammond Proctor