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Robert BerkshireRobert H. Berkshire – Partner

In Memoriam 1928 – 2011


Born: Omaha, Nebraska, May 1, 1928
Admitted to Bar, 1955, Nebraska
Admitted to Practice, United States District Court for District of Nebraska,
8th United States Court of Appeals and United States Supreme Court

Education & Experience:
University of Nebraska (A.B., 1950; J.D., 1955)
Member, Order of the Coif; Phi Delta Phi; Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity
Board of Editors, University of Nebraska Law Review, 1953 to 1955
Assistant U.S. Attorney, 1956 to 1959
Board of Education, Westside Community Schools (District 66)
Member, 1972 to 1984
President, 1977 to 1979 and 1983 to 1984
Nebraska Coordinating Commission, Post Secondary Education – 1980 to 1984
Vice President – 1980 to 1984
Arbitrator, National Association of Securities Dealers, Inc.
Fellow, American Bar Foundation, State Chairman, 1990 to 1998
Member, House of Delegates – 1977 to 1981 and 1990 to 1998
Chairman-Elect, House of Delegates 1980
Chairman, House of Delegates 1980 to 1981
Fellow of Nebraska State Bar Foundation – Member, Board of Directors
Vice President 2005 to 2008, President 2005 to 2011
Trustee of University of Nebraska Foundation
Colonel, USMCR (Ret.)