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Thomas Justin Cunningham

Thomas Justin Cunningham, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1993, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1993, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1993, United States District Court (central district) Illinois 1996, United States District Court (western district) Michigan 2002, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1996, Trial bar 1997.

Background

  • Cunningham, Thomas Justin was born on February 27, 1968 in Hinsdale, Illinois, United States. Son of Thomas J. and Diane (Carlton) Cunningham.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Arizona State University, 1989. Juris Doctor, DePaul University, 1993.

    Career

    • Deputy clerk United States Bankruptcy Court, Chicago, 1989—1990. Law clerk Burke, Smith & Williams, 1990—1993. Associate Smith, Lodge & Schneider, 1993—1998, Hopkins & Sutter, Chicago, 1998—2001.

      Partner Locke, Lord, Bissell & Liddell, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1993, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1993, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1993, United States District Court (central district) Illinois 1996, United States District Court (western district) Michigan 2002, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1996, Trial bar 1997.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    President Illinois District 58 Board Education. Member Chicago Bar Association (chair moot court committee 1995, co-editor in chief YLS journal).

    Personality

    Interests

    Hunting, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Paula J. Friant, September 9, 1989. Children: Thomas Justin, Nicholas Joseph.
    • father: Thomas J. Cunningham
    • mother: Diane (Carlton) Cunningham
    • spouse: Paula J. Friant
    • children: Thomas Justin Cunningham
    • Nicholas Joseph Cunningham
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    Born February 27, 1968
    (age 49)
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