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Ellen Keating Thomas

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Ellen Keating Thomas, American lawyer. Bar: Indiana 1973, United States District Court (southern district) Indiana 1973, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1976. Recipient Special Achievement award, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1982. Member Federal Bar Association Note editor Indiana Law Journal, 1972—1973.

Background

Thomas, Ellen Keating was born on November 22, 1932 in New London, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Charles P. and Helen H. (Douglas) Keating.

Education

Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1955. Juris Doctor cum laude, Indiana University, 1973.

Career

Partner Thomas & Craft, Bloomington, India, Pennsylvania, 1973—1977. Adjunct assistant professor law Indiana University & vice president Monroe County Council, India, 1974—1976. County attorney Monroe County, 1977—1979.

Trial attorney Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Indianapolis, 1979—1980, senior trial attorney, 1980—1983, supervisory trial attorney, since 1983. Member state board Indiana Civil Liberties Union, 1972—1976, member litigation screening panel, 1980—1983.

Achievements

  • Bar: Indiana 1973, United States District Court (southern district) Indiana 1973, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1976.

Membership

Member Federal Bar Association Note editor Indiana Law Journal, 1972—1973.

Connections

Children: Hannah C., Owen P., Nathan E.

father:
Charles P. Keating

mother:
Helen H. (Douglas) Keating

children:
Hannah C. Thomas

Owen P. Thomas

Nathan E. Thomas