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Kevin Hopkins Smith

Kevin Hopkins Smith, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1977, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1988.

Background

  • Smith, Kevin Hopkins was born on January 29, 1953 in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Roland and Florence Helen (Hopkins) Smith.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1974. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1977.

    Career

    • Associate Liebert, Short, FitzPatrick & Lavin, Philadelphia, 1977-1979. Attorney Federal Election Commission, Washington, 1979-1980. Counsel American Gas Association, Arlington, Virginia, 1980-1983.

      Partner Baer & Smith, Phoenixville, 1983-1987. Private practice Kimberton, Pennsylvania, since 1987. Solid waste hearing officer Chester County, Pennsylvania, 1993-1996.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1977, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1988.

    Works

    • Editor American Criminal Law Review, 1976-1977, Regulation of the Gas Industry, 1982-1983.

    Membership

    Councilman Borough of Phoenixville, 1986-1988. Committeeman Chester County Republican Organization, 1986-1988, 90-96. Assistant general counsel Pennsylvania Young Representatives, 1988-1990.

    General counsel Chester County Young Representatives, 1985-1990. Vice chairman Area 6 Republican Committee, 1990-1994. State committeeman Republican Party Pennsylvania, 1994-1996.

    Parliamentary counsel Chester County Republican Committee, 1994-1995. Member Phoenixville Area Chamber of Commerce (executive committee 1986-1991, board directors 1985-1991, legislation committee 1988-1991), Chester County Chamber of Chamber (board directors 1990-1991, legislation committee 1990-1991).

    Connections

    • Married Janet Arlene Nicholson, June 27, 1981. Children: Dustin Lofland, Laura Nicholson.
    • father: Roland Smith
    • mother: Florence Helen (Hopkins) Smith
    • spouse: Janet Arlene Nicholson
    • children: Dustin Lofland Smith
    • Laura Nicholson Smith
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    Born January 29, 1953
    (age 64)
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