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By Mike Cronin
Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010
 

Robert S. Barker

Age : 69

Residence : Bethel Park

Family : Wife, Mary Lou; two adult daughters

Education : Bachelor's degree in history and political science, Duquesne University, 1963; law degree from Duquesne, 1966.

Background : Law professor at Duquesne, 1982 to present; lawyer in Allegheny County's legal department, 1976-82; assistant law dean and professor, Duquesne, 1975-76; lawyer at the firm of Rose Schmidt and Dixon, 1972-75; assistant law dean and professor, Duquesne, 1971-72; lawyer for the Allegheny County Neighborhood Legal Services Association, 1969-70; Peace Corps volunteer in Panama, 1966-69.

Noteworthy : Recently appointed to the international editorial board of the law journal Ars Boni et Aequi, published by the Universidad Bernardo O'Higgins in Santiago, Chile.

Quote : "I'm certainly pleased. It's an honor. It's an opportunity to continue to work with Latin American lawyers. It is an enriching and pleasant experience."

 

 
 


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