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lawyer , real estate broker

John William Brennan, American lawyer, real estate broker. Placed 1st Annual Golf Tournament, Federal Home Loan Bank Board, Washington, 1971,75, 79, State Savings and Loan Supervisors, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1973, Virginia Savings and Loan League, Hilton Head, South Carolina, 1980; recipient Grand Prize Vince Lombardi Golf Tournament Vince Lombardi Memorial Fund., 1975.


Brennan, John William was born on May 26, 1940 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Son of John Leo and Ann Virginia Brennan.


Bachelor, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1963. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1966.


Staff attorney Federal Trade Commission, Washington, 1966-1970. Assistant Washington counsel United States Savings and Loan League, 1970-1977. President, Chief Executive Officer, director Mount Vernon Savings Association, Alexandria, 1977-1980.

Director Virginia, Maryland and District of Columbia Foremost Guaranty Corporation, Madison, Wisconsin, 1980-1982. Private practice Fairfax, Virginia, 1982-1992. Associate Scanlon & Associates, Manassas, 1992-1993.

Private practice Portsmouth, 1993-1995. Commercial realtor, legal counsel Barrick Tri-City Real Estate, since 1995. Manager Greenlawn, LLC, Virginia.


President, director Hampton Roads Affordable Housing, Inc., Portsmouth, 1997—2000. Board directors Fairfax County United Way, Annandale, 1985—1986. Member Sons of the American Revolution, American Philatelic Society, University Virginia Alumni Association (life), Virginia State Bar Association, Olde Towne Civic Association, Greenlawn, LLC.


  • Other Interests

    Antiques, golf, stamp collecting/philately, swimming, hiking.


Married Sarah Charlotte Albrecht, July 2, 1966. Children: John William, Junior, Anne Alexander, James Rayfield.

John Leo

Ann Virginia Brennan

Sarah Charlotte Albrecht

John William Brennan

Junior Brennan

Anne Alexander Brennan

James Rayfield Brennan