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William Michael Barvick, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1961, United States District Court (western district) Missouri 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1966.


Barvick, William Michael was born on January 20, 1938 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Michael Patrick and Ann Loretta (Pietrzyk) Barvick.


Bachelor, St. Mary's College, 1958;Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1961;postdoctoral., Columbia University, 1970-1971.


Association, Swanson, Midgeley, Jones, Blackmar and Eager, Kansas City, 1962-1966;regional director, Legal Services, Kansas City, 1966-1971;associate professor of law, University of Southern California, Columbia, 1971-1974;public counsel, State of Missouri, Jefferson City, Missoury, 1974-1981;sole practice, Jefferson City, since 1981. Special assistant Public Defender, Jefferson City, 1981-1984. Hearing officer Department natural Resources, Jefferson City, 1986-1988, 94-96.

Special hearing officer Missouri Department Elementary and Secondary Education, 1988-1996. Adjunct Professor U. Missouri, Columbia, 1979-1980.


President Missouri Lawyers Credit Union, Jefferson City, 1982. Served with United States Army, 1961-1967. Member Missouri Bar Association (chairman, insurance programs committee), Polish Institute Arts and Sciences American, American Arbitration Association (arbitrator), National Legal Aid and Defender Association (consultant 1970-1974).

Lodges: Knights of Columbus.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: racquetball, bicycling, coaching boys sports, reading.


Married Mary Bridget Foley, July 22, 1967. Children: Bridget Anne, Sheila Kathleen, Michael John, William Vincent.