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Joseph Francis Leeson

Joseph Francis Leeson, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1980, United States Supreme Court 1986. Named Bethlehem Outstanding Young Man award, 1988. Chairman board directors Lehigh Valley Community Foundation, 1989-1991; chairman board governors Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority/Lehigh Valley International Airport, 1995-1998. Member Northampton County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Federal Bar Association.

Background

  • Leeson, Joseph Francis was born on April 15, 1955 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Joseph Francis and Mary Louise (Kennedy) Leeson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, De Sales University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Catholic University America, 1980.

    Career

    • Partner Leeson, Leeson & Leeson, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, since 1980.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1980, United States Supreme Court 1986.

    Works

    • Co-author: Home Rule Charter for Northampton County, Pennsylvania, 1976.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Chairman board directors Lehigh Valley Community Foundation, 1989-1991. Chairman board governors Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority/Lehigh Valley International Airport, 1995-1998. Member Northampton County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Federal Bar Association.

    Connections

    • father: Joseph Francis Leeson
    • mother: Mary Louise (Kennedy) Leeson
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    Born April 15, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality

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