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Lawyer

William D. Buchanan, Canadian lawyer. Bar: Michigan 1933, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Michigan 1933, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1933.

Background

Buchanan, William D. was born on February 23, 1909 in Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States, 1919. Son of Robert George and Mary Rodina (Henry) Buchanan.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Detroit College Law, 1933.

Career

Partner Lacey, Scrogee, Lacey & Buchanan, Detroit, 1933-1950. Senior partner Cholette, Perkins & Buchanan, Grand Rapids, Michigan, from 1950.

Achievements

  • Bar: Michigan 1933, United States District Court (eastern and western districts) Michigan 1933, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1933.

Religion

Bible is the only source of theology and Christian doctrine.

Politics

Manifestations religious freedom include supporting separation of church and state, advocating for people everywhere to be guaranteed the right to worship free from discrimination, and lifting up respectful dialog as a healthy means to understanding.

Views

All Christians need to be familiar with the Bible, that contains a wide variety of literature, including history, law, poetry, gospels, letters, polemic, stories and apocalyptic visions, and try to immerse themselves in it.

Membership

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, International Academy TrialLawyers (board directors 1972-1978), International Association Insurance Counsel, Federation Insurance Counsel, 6th Circuit Judicial Conference Clubs: Blythefield Country, University, Peninsular (Grand Rapids).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, boating.

Connections

Children: John, William, Thomas. Married P. Joyce Mooney, December 14, 1964. 1 child, Daniel.

father:
Robert George Buchanan

mother:
Mary Rodina (Henry) Buchanan

spouse:
P. Joyce Mooney

child:
John Buchanan

child:
William Buchanan

child:
Thomas Buchanan

child:
Daniel Buchanan