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John Francis O'Melia, American lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1940, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1940, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1940, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1940. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers; member: Wisconsin College Trial Lawyers, Knights of Columbus (4th degree) club, Rhinelander Country club, Tri County Bar club, Rotary club.

Background

O'Melia, John Francis was born on December 10, 1915 in Rhinelander, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Albert Joseph and Eva (Hildebrand) O'Melia.

Education

Juris Doctor, Marquette University, 1940.

Career

Bar: Wisconsin 1940, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1940, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1940, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit), 1940. President, O'Melia, Eckert & Assocs. and predecessor, 1940-1964, president, Chairman, Board Of Directors, since 1964, senior member Executive Committee, senior partner, since 1964;attorney, chairman medical malpractice panels State Wisconsin, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1940, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1940, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1940, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1940.

Membership

Served tocapt. Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member Wisconsin College Trial Lawyers.

Clubs: Rotary, Tri County Bar, Rhinelander Country, Knights of Columbus (4th degree). Died June 8, 1996.

Connections

Married Ann O'Malley, April 19, 1952. Children: John Francis, Kerry Tiesling, Sharon Sykes, Maureen, Patrick.

father:
Albert Joseph O'Melia

mother:
Eva (Hildebrand) O'Melia

spouse:
Ann O'Malley

child:
John Francis O'Melia

child:
Kerry Tiesling O'Melia

child:
Sharon Sykes O'Melia

child:
Maureen O'Melia

child:
Patrick O'Melia