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William F. Funk

William F. Funk, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1974, District of Columbia 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1983. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1967-1970. Member of American Bar Association (section chair), American Law Institute, American Bar Foundation.

Background

  • Funk, William F. was born on November 29, 1945 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Ward L. and Mary Roberts (Fergusson) Funk.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1967. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1973.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Honorary James Oakes United States Court Appeals 2d Circuit, Brattleboro, Vermont, 1973-1974. Attorney advisor Office Legal Counsel Department Justice, Washington, 1974-1977. Principal staff Intelligence Committee United States House of Representatives, 1977-1978.

      Assistant general counsel United States Department Energy, 1978-1983. Associate professor Lewis and Clark College Law School, Portland, Oregon, 1983-1986, professor, 1986—2009. Robert E. Jones professor law Lewis & Clark Law School, since 2009.

      Consultant United States Department Energy, Washington, 1983-1984, United States Administrator Conference, Washington, 1985-1986.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1974, District of Columbia 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1983.

    Membership

    1st lieutenant United States Army, 1967-1970. Member of American Bar Association (section chair), American Law Institute, American Bar Foundation.

    Connections

    • Married Renate Dieckmann, June 5, 1971. Children: Andrew Christopher, Jonas Peter, Rebecca Matthea.
    • father: Ward L. Funk
    • mother: Mary Roberts (Fergusson) Funk
    • spouse: Renate Dieckmann
    • children: Andrew Christopher Funk
    • Jonas Peter Funk
    • Rebecca Matthea Funk
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    Born November 29, 1945
    (age 72)
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