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John T. Thorn, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Construction Litigation, Architects and Engineers Professional Liability Defense, Products Liability Defense Law, Defense Litigation. Member of Cozen and O'Connor, A Professional Corporation.

Background

Thorn, John Thomas was born on January 25, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Joseph and Mary Josephine (Glenn) Thorn.

Education

Bachelor in Economics, LaSalle University, 1967. Juris Doctor, Villanova University, 1970.

Career

Worked at Cozen and O'Connor, A Professional Corporation (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) specializing in Construction Litigation, Architects and Engineers Professional Liability Defense, Products Liability Defense Law, Defense Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1970, Pennsylvania. 1971, United States. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

1973, United States. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit. 1975, United States. Supreme Court. Law Clerk to the Honorable Joseph L. McGlynn, Junior, Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia County, 1970-1971.

Assistant United States Attorney, United States. Department of Justice, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1971-1976. Member: Philadelphia, Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Member, Construction Litigation Subcommittee) and American (Member: Forum Committee on The Construction Industry.

Tort and Insurance Practice Section. Litigation Section) Bar Associations. International Association of Defense Counsel (Member: Construction Litigation Committee.

Products Liability Committee). Defense Research Institute (Member: Professional Liability Committee. Architects and Engineers Subcommittee, 1984—).

Pennsylvania Defense Institute. Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.

Membership

Member: Philadelphia, Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Member, Construction Litigation Subcommittee) and American (Member: Forum Committee on The Construction Industry. Tort and Insurance Practice Section. Litigation Section) Bar Associations.

International Association of Defense Counsel (Member: Construction Litigation Committee. Products Liability Committee). Defense Research Institute (Member: Professional Liability Committee.

Architects and Engineers Subcommittee, 1984—). Pennsylvania Defense Institute. Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: tennis, golf, basketball.

Connections

Married Janet Claire Boland, August 17, 1968. Children: John Junior, Richard.