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J. Michael Farrell

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J. Michael Farrell, American lawyer. Bar: Court Appeals/District of Columbia 1978, South Carolina 1979, United States District Court/South Carolina 1979, New Jersey 1980, United States District Ct/New Jersey 1980, Pennsylvania 1981, United States District Court (eastern district)/Pennsylvania 1982, United States Supreme Court 1983, United States Court Appeals (3d and 4th circuit) 1984, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1985.

Background

Farrell, J. Michael was born on March 22, 1953 in Darby, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of James and Eleanor Marie (McLaughlin) Farrell.

Education

Bachelor, University South Carolina, 1975. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1978.

Career

Associate professor University South Carolina, Columbia, 1978—1980. Staff attorney Defender Association Philadelphia, 1980—1982. Associate Brobyn & Forceno, Philadelphia, 1982—1985.

Partner Sleet & Farrell, 1985—1987, Woodbury, New Jersey, 1985—1987. Private practice Philadelphia, since 1987. Co-founder, director Legal Awareness Within, Virginia, 1977—1978.

Adjunct professor department criminal justice Temple University, 1990. Served United States Army, 1970-1971.

Achievements

  • Bar: Court Appeals/District of Columbia 1978, South Carolina 1979, United States District Court/South Carolina 1979, New Jersey 1980, United States District Ct/New Jersey 1980, Pennsylvania 1981, United States District Court (eastern district)/Pennsylvania 1982, United States Supreme Court 1983, United States Court Appeals (3d and 4th circuit) 1984, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1985.

Membership

Member of Association Trial Lawyers American, District of Columbia Bar Association, South Carolina Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Philadelphia Bar Association.

Connections

Married Margaret Mary Eichman, June 17, 1971 (divorced May 1979). Children: Kristin Maureen, Margaret Mary. Married Sharon Blakeny Marston, March 27, 1982.

Children: James Michael, Brian LanceTimothy, Gregory Patrick.

father:
James Farrell

mother:
Eleanor Marie (McLaughlin) Farrell

spouses:
Margaret Mary Eichman

Sharon Blakeny Marston

children:
Kristin Maureen Farrell

Margaret Mary Farrell

James Michael Farrell

Brian LanceTimothy Farrell

Gregory Patrick Farrell