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William Walter Harness

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William Walter Harness, lawyer. Member of American Bar Association (committee on federal labor management 1981-1984), Industrial Relations Research Association, Society Federal Labor Relations Professionals (Lifetime Achievement award 2004).

Background

Harness, William Walter was born on April 14, 1945. Son of Walter W. and Mary E. (Bukowski) Harness.

Education

Bachelor, University Iowa, 1967. Juris Doctor, Cleveland State University, 1974.

Career

Member labor relations staff Monogram Industries, Cleveland, 1970—1975. Assistant counsel National Treasury Employees Union, Washington, 1975—1977, national counsel Atlanta, since 1977. Lecturer Emory University, Atlanta, since 1978.

Participant various seminars Georgia State University. President Spring Mill-Kingsborough Court Corporation, Atlanta. Arbitrator National Association Securities Dealers.

Member Department Homeland Security Design Team, 2003. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1967-1970.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1975, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1975, District of Columbia 1976, United States District Court, District of Columbia 1976, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia district) 1976, University São Paolo. District Court North Carolina (western district) 1979, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1980, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1981, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association (committee on federal labor management 1981-1984), Industrial Relations Research Association, Society Federal Labor Relations Professionals (Lifetime Achievement award 2004).

Connections

Married Carolyn Margaret Barnes, January 4, 2969. Children: Matthew William, Michael Andrew.

father:
Walter W. Harness

mother:
Mary E. (Bukowski) Harness

spouse:
Carolyn Margaret Barnes

children:
Matthew William Harness

Michael Andrew Harness