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Thomas J. Whalen

Thomas J. Whalen, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1974, United States District Courts (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d. circuit) 1983, United States Supreme Court 1983, New Hampshire 1994, United States District Court New Hampshire 1994, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 2001.

Background

  • Whalen, Thomas J. was born on July 29, 1938 in Jersey City. Son of Arthur and Mae (Cavanagh) Whalen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, St. Peter's College, Jersey City. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, Washington, 1963.

    Career

    • Law secretary to judge The United States of America Court Appeals (3d circuit), Newark, 1963—1964. Associate Condon & Forsyth, New York City and Washington, 1967—1975, partner, since 1975. Author, speaker on airline regulatory and liability law.

      Captain Judge Advocate General Corps United States Army, 1964-1967, Vietnam.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1974, United States District Courts (southern and eastern districts) New York 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d. circuit) 1983, United States Supreme Court 1983, New Hampshire 1994, United States District Court New Hampshire 1994, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 2001.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, University Club (Washington), Federal Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Marie Donovan, September 5, 1970. 1 child Honore.
    • father: Arthur Whalen
    • mother: Mae (Cavanagh) Whalen
    • spouse: Anne Marie Donovan
    • child: Honore Whalen
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    Born July 29, 1938
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