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Thomas Lawrence Dempsey

Thomas Lawrence Dempsey, American lawyer. Bar: Washington 1963, (United States District Court) 1964, (United States Court Military Appeals) 1972. Chairman 26th District Democratic Club, 1974; Member of American Bar Association, Washington Bar Association, Optimist Club.

Background

  • Dempsey, Thomas Lawrence was born on July 31, 1935 in Tacoma. Son of James and Helen (Hobi) Dempsey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Gonzaga University, 1958. Bachelor of Laws, Gonzaga University, 1963.

    Career

    • Law clerk Washington Supreme Court, 1963—1964, private practice, 1964, assistant attorney general, 1966—1967. Assistant city attorney Tacoma, from 1968. Instructor Seattle University.

      Served to lieutenant colonel Judge Advocate General Corps United States Army, 1958.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Washington 1963, (United States District Court) 1964, (United States Court Military Appeals) 1972.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Chairman 26th District Democratic Club, 1974. Member of American Bar Association, Washington Bar Association, Optimist Club.

    Connections

    • Children: John F., Thomas J., Annette M.
    • father: James Dempsey
    • mother: Helen (Hobi) Dempsey
    • children: John F. Dempsey
    • Thomas J. Dempsey
    • Annette M. Dempsey
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    Born July 31, 1935
    Died January 16, 2008
    (aged 72)
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