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Dennis Unkovic

Dennis Unkovic, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1973, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1973, District of Columbia 1974, United States District Court District of Columbia 1974, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978, United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit) 1988. Named One of Outstanding Young Men of America, 1979, 83.

Background

  • Unkovic, Dennis was born on March 28, 1948 in Pittsburgh. Son of Alexander and Joan (Callahan) University.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Virginia, 1970. Juris Doctor, University Pittsburgh, 1973.

    Career

    • Legislation counsel United States Senator Hugh D. Scott, Washington, 1973-1975. Assistant counsel United States Senate Judiciary Subcommittee Patents, Trademarks, and Copyrights, 1973-1975. Partner Meyer, Unkovic & Scott, Pittsburgh, since 1975.

      Lecturer, speaker technical transfer, joint ventures, venture capital, high technical industries, international legal matters.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1973, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1973, District of Columbia 1974, United States District Court District of Columbia 1974, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1974, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978, United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit) 1988.

    Works

    • Author: The Trade Secrets Handbook, 1985, Japanese translation, 1986, Revisioning Japan: Inside the American Mind, 1990. Contributor numerous articles to foreign newspapers, foreign publications and professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Board directors Alvernia School Practical Nursing, Pittsburgh, 1979-1990. Board directors Pittsburgh Council International Visitors, since 1987, president board directors, since 1989. Active Pittsburgh Athletic Association.

    Candidate 18th Congressional District, United States Congress, Pittsburgh, 1976. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Association International des Jeunes Advocats (national vice president United States 1986-1987), Allegheny County Bar Association, Licensing Executives Society, American Judicature Society, Western Pennsylvania District Export Council (co-chairman, member advisory board), Corporation Counsel's International,, Duquesne Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, scuba diving, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Diane Pfeifer, June 12, 1981. Children: Alexis, Peter.
    • father: Alexander University
    • mother: Joan (Callahan) University
    • spouse: Diane Pfeifer
    • children: Alexis Unkovic
    • Peter Unkovic
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    Born March 28, 1948
    (age 69)
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