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Lawyer

Francis Edward Shields, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1952, United States District Court Pennsylvania 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962. Decorated Air medal with five oak leaf clusters, five battle stars.

Background

Shields, Francis Edward was born on April 1, 1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Daniel J. and Sara (McNamee) Shields.

Education

Bachelor, Temple University, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, Temple University, 1951.

Career

Law clk Supreme Court Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1951-1952. Partner Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz, since 1953.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1952, United States District Court Pennsylvania 1952, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

President Lower Merion Federation Civic Associations, 1970-1971. President, board directors Neighborhood Club Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, 1960-1970. Served to 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1942, 46, PTO.

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member International Association Insurance Counsel, Philadelphia Defense Association, Pennsylvania Defense Institute, American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar. Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Brehon Society Clubs: Union League (Philadelphia).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: golf.

Connections

Married Margaret P. O'Shaughnessy, September 19, 1944. Children– Maureen F. Manion, Donna Marie Kausek, Agnes Finigan, Meg, Frank Junior.

father:
Daniel J. Shields

mother:
Sara (McNamee) Shields

spouse:
Margaret P. O'Shaughnessy

child:
Maureen F. Manion Shields

child:
Donna Marie Kausek Shields

child:
Agnes Finigan Shields

child:
Meg Shields

child:
Frank Junior Shields