Robert Vernon Denney

Personal

Birthday: 
4/11/1916
Birthplace: 
Council Bluffs, IA
Date of Death: 
6/26/1981
Place of Death: 
Omaha, NE
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Prior Employment: 

Private practice, Fairbury, Nebraska, 1939-1940, 1945-1967
Special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1940-1941
U.S. Marine Corps Reserve lieutenant colonel, 1942-1959
County attorney, Jefferson County, Nebraska, 1946-1951
City attorney, Fairbury, Nebraska, 1951-1956
U.S. representative from Nebraska, 1967-1971

Education

Name of School: 

Creighton University School of Law

The School of Law is an integral part of Creighton University, providing professional legal education within the framework of a Jesuit University committed to a comprehensive and value-centered education. The faculty of the School believes these commitments are compatible. The School offers a curriculum designed to produce ethical lawyers who will zealously and competently represent clients within the bounds of law and, at the same time, recognize their duty to improve society.

Degree: 
LL.B.
Degree Year: 
1939

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, District of Nebraska
Court Name: 

Nebraska District Court

President Nominating: 
Richard M. Nixon
Party Affiliation of President: 
Republican
Commission Date: 
3/5/1971
Retirement from Active Service: 
4/16/1981
Termination Date: 
6/26/1981
Termination Reason: 
Death
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