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John Allen McCahill

John Allen McCahill, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1970, United States Supreme Court 1974, Pennsylvania 1985. Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

Background

  • McCahill, John Allen was born on July 25, 1939 in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of John Michael and Mafalda Agnes (Falvo) McCahill.

  • Education

    • AB, Columbia University, 1961. Juris Doctor, Catholic University America, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant United States attorney District of Columbia United States Department Justice, 1970—1973. Special assistant to attorney general Washington, 1974. Assistant special counsel to president The White House, 1973—1974.

      General counsel President's Commission on Olympic Sports, 1975—1977. Partner Karalekas & McCahill, Washington, 1980—2008. Special legislation counsel United States Olympic Committee.

      Lecturer Yale University, New Haven, 1980.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1970, United States Supreme Court 1974, Pennsylvania 1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Julie Parker McCahill, October 1, 1966 (separated). 1 child Melissa Roberts.
    • father: John Michael McCahill
    • mother: Mafalda Agnes (Falvo) McCahill
    • spouse: Julie Parker McCahill
    • child: Melissa Roberts McCahill
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    Died December 13, 2008
    (aged 69)
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