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David Franklin Binder

David Franklin Binder, American lawyer, writer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1960, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1963, United States Supreme Court 1967. Recipient Distinguished Alumnus award, Geneva College, 1981.

Background

  • Binder, David Franklin was born on August 1, 1935 in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Walter Carl and Jessie Maivis (Bliss) Binder.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, 1956. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1959.

    Career

    • Law clerk to chief justice Pennsylvania Supreme Court, 1959—1961. Counsel Fidelity Mutual Life Insurance Company, Philadelphia, 1964—1966. Partner Bennett, Bricklin & Saltzburg, 1967—1968.

      Member Richter, Syken, Ross, and Binder, 1969—1972, Raynes, McCarty, Binder, Ross and Mundy, Philadelphia, 1972—2006, Gold, Silverman, Goldenberg & Binder, Philadelphia, since 2007. Member faculty Pennsylvania College Judiciary. Judge pro tempore Philadelphia Common Pleas Court, 1991—1997.

      Lecturer, course planner Pennsylvania Bar Institute. Member civil procedural rules committee, ad hoc committee, mem permanent committee evidence Supreme Court Pennsylvania.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1960, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1963, United States Supreme Court 1967.

    Works

    Membership

    Member of Association of Trial Lawyers of America (lecturer), American Bar Association, American College Trial Lawyers, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Harvard Law School Association, Union League.

    Connections

    • Married Deana Jacqueline Pines, December 25, 1971. Children: April, Bret.
    • father: Walter Carl Binder
    • mother: Jessie Maivis (Bliss) Binder
    • spouse: Deana Jacqueline Pines
    • children: April Binder
    • Bret Binder
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