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John Sebastian Vento

John Sebastian Vento, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, federalCivil litigation, stateInternational, privatelawyer. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1974-1981; Member American Bar Association (co-chair construction litigation committee, 1993-1996), Inter-American Bar Association, American ArbitrationsAssn. (commercial arbitrator,; Club: Saddlebrook Golf and Country.; Lodge: Kiwanis (board dirs).

Background

  • Vento, John Sebastian was born on April 23, 1949 in Pittsburgh. Son of John Joseph and Rose Ann (Bellante) Vento.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, University Pittsburgh, 1971. Juris Doctor cum laude, Duquesne University, 1974. Master of Laws, University Michigan, 1979.

    Career

    • Bar: United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1974, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1974, United States Court Military Appeals 1975, Pennsylvania 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980, Florida 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1981, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1981, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1986, United States Ct.Internat. Trade, 1986. Law clerk United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania, 1971-1972. Assistant staff judge advocate United States Air Force, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, 1974-1976, chief internat law division, Clark Air Force Base, Philippines, 1976-1978.

      Assistant professor of law United States Air Force Academy, Colorado, 1979-1981. Attorney Trenam, Kemker, Scharf, Barkin, Frye, O'Neill & Mullis, P.A., Tampa, Florida, 1981^.erials. Contributor articles to professional journals Board of directors Hillsborough Community Mental Health Clinic, Tampa, 1984-1989.

      Tampa Gasparilla Festival Krewe of Sant 'Yago, 1986^. President, Tampa Kiwanis Foundation, 1984-1985.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Board directors Hillsborough Community Mental Health Clinic, Tampa, 1984—1989, Tampa Gasparilla Festival Krewe of Sant 'Yago, since 1986. President Tampa Kiwanis Foundation, 1984—1985. General counsel Sant 'Yago Educational Foundation, since 2005.

    Member of American Bar Association (co-chair construction litigation committee 1993-1996), National Order of Barristers, Hillsborough County Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, American Society International Law, American Arbitrations Association (commercial arbitrator, member governing board Mid Florida region 1997-1999), Inter-American Bar Association, Kiwanis Club, Tampa Palms Golf and Country Club, University Michigan Alumni Club (board directors Tampa Bay area since 1984), University Michigan 4th District Alumni Clubs Council (president 1986-1989, district director 1989-1992), Alpha Epsilon Pi, Phi Alpha Delta.

    Connections

    • Married Jacqueline Lynnette Rex, August 19, 1972.
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    Born April 23, 1949
    (age 68)