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lawyer , corporate executive

Francis Richard Tunney, American Lawyer, corporate executive. Bar: Pennsylvania 1973, American Samoa 1974, United States District Court Pennsylvania (eastern district 1976, western district 1979), California 1987.

Background

Tunney, Francis Richard was born on August 10, 1947 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Francis Richard and Agatha (Danowski) Tunney.

Education

Franklin & Marshall College (Bachelor of Arts, 1969). Duquesne University (Juris Doctor, 1973). Associate Articles Editor, Duquesne University Law Review, 1972-1973.

Law Clerk, Chief Justice of American Samoa Wm. J. McKnight, 1973-1975.

Career

Law clerk to chief justice, American Samoa, Pago Pago, 1973-1975; associate, Feldman & Feldman, Philadelphia, 1975-1978; supervising attorney, Pennsylvania Securities Commission, Philadelphia, 1978-1979; senior international attorney, Smithkline Beckman Corporation, Philadelphia, 1979-1985; corporation vice president, secretary, general counsel, Allergan, Inc., Irvine, California, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1973, American Samoa 1974, United States District Court Pennsylvania (eastern district 1976, western district 1979), California 1987.

Membership

Philadelphia, Orange County, Pennsylvania, American Samoa (inactive) and American Bar Associations. State Bar of California. (Senior Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel).

Connections

Married Doris Jean Fosler, September 7, 1968. Children: Noah, Michael.

father:
Francis Richard Tunney

mother:
Agatha (Danowski) Tunney

spouse:
Doris Jean Fosler

child:
Noah Tunney

child:
Michael Tunney