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Thomas Anthony Bruno

Thomas Anthony Bruno, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1980, United States District Court (central district) Illinois 1980, United States Supreme Court 1985. Illinois Legislation scholar, 1972-1976.

Background

  • Bruno, Thomas Anthony was born on February 8, 1954 in Berwyn, Illinois, United States. Son of Alexander Nicholas and Mildred Mary (Biciste) Bruno.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Illinois, 1976. Juris Doctor, University Illinois, 1979.

    Career

    • Principal Thomas A. Bruno and Associates, Urbana, Illinois, since 1980. Host television show Legal-Ease. Lecturer University Illinois Law School, Urbana, since 1981.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1980, United States District Court (central district) Illinois 1980, United States Supreme Court 1985.

    Works

    • Author: (newspaper column) Honest Lawyer, 1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Chicago Zoological Society. Board directors Development Services Center, Champaign, Illinois, 1979—1982. Vice chairman board Disabled Citizens Foundation, 1982—1988.

    Member Humane Society Champaign County, 1984, Champaign City Council, since 1997. Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association, National Association Prevention Child Abuse (vice president, Champaign county chapter), Champaign County Association Criminal Defense Lawyers (past president, Champaign chapter since 1982), Champaign County Bar Association (board governors since 1989, president 1990-1991), Illinois Bar Association (assembly representative), University Illinois Rebounder Club, University Illinois Quarterback Club, Kiwanis Lodge, Knights of Pythias Lodge, Phi Eta Sigma.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Ann Matthias, June 12, 1976. Children: Anthony Alexander, Evan Stanley, Anna Nellie.
    • father: Alexander Nicholas Bruno
    • mother: Mildred Mary (Biciste) Bruno
    • spouse: Elizabeth Ann Matthias
    • children: Anthony Alexander Bruno
    • Evan Stanley Bruno
    • Anna Nellie Bruno
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    Born February 8, 1954
    (age 63)
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