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J. Thomas Menaker, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1963, District of Columbia 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970.


Menaker, J. Thomas was born on September 30, 1938 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Frank H. and N. Romaine (Sadler) Menaker.


AB, Duke University, 1960. Juris Doctor, Duke University, 1963. Postgraduate in labor relations, Cornell University, 1966.


Associate McNees, Wallace & Nurick, Harrisburg, 1963-1967, partner, 1968-1989. Solicitor Borough of Dauphin, 1964-1967. General counsel Dickinson College, 1973-1989.


National board directors American Civil Liberties Union, 1980-1985. President Family and Children's Service, 1982-1983. National board directors Family Service American, since 1984.

Oceanographic research associate Greenpeace, since 1989. Fellow American Bar Foundation, Cousteau Society. Member American Law Institute, Dauphin County Bar Association (director 1972-1974), Pennsylvania Bar Association (house of deals 1968-1980, chairman house of deals 1985-1987.

Chairman pre-paid legal services 1970-1980, chairman labor law section 1975-1977, chairman aerospace and space law section 1980-1983, chairman long range planning committee 1981-1985), American Bar Association (house of deals since 1981), International Platform Association, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Sierra Club (director Governor Pinchot group 1984-1989).


Married Bonnie Douglass, June 18, 1960.