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Keith Arthur Fournier, American dean, lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1980, West Virginia 1980, Pennsylvania 1981, United States District Court (northern district) West Virginia 1980, United States Tax Court Ohio 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1983. Recipient John F. Welsh Alumni award Franciscan University Steubenville, 1977; Pittsburgh School Law scholar, 1979-1980.

Background

Fournier, Keith Arthur was born on December 4, 1954 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Duval Francis and Ellen Edith (Erhadt) Fournier.

Education

College of Steubenville (Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, 1977). University of Pittsburgh School of Law (Juris Doctor, 1980). St. Thomas University School of Law (Doctor of Laws).

Career

Worked at The American Center For Law and Justice (Virginia Beach, Virginia) specializing in Public Interest Practice, Religious and Civil Liberties, Constitutional Law Practice in all Federal and State Courts including State Supreme Courts and United States. Supreme Court.

Admitted to the bar, 1980, Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania. 1991, Virginia.

Alpha Chi.

Executive Notes Editor, University of Pittsburgh Law Review, 1979-1980. Author: "Evangelical Catholics", Thomas Nelson Publishers, September, 1990. "The Domestic Church", Thomas Nelson Publishers, Spring, 1991.

"Wounds That Heal", Servant Publications, Winter, 1992. "In Defense of Liberty", American Center for Law and Justice, Winter, 1993. "Religious Cleansing in the American Republic", American Center for Law and Justice, Summer, 1993.

"In Defense of Life", LL&F Publications, 1994. "A House United?: Evangelicals And Catholics Together," NavPress and LL&F Publications, October 1994. Member: Jefferson County, Ohio State, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations.

West Virginia State Bar. Virginia State Bar; West Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. The American Center for Law and Justice is a not-for-profit public interest law firm and educational organization dedicated to the promotion of pro-liberty, pro-life and pro-family causes.

Achievements

  • Bar: Ohio 1980, West Virginia 1980, Pennsylvania 1981, United States District Court (northern district) West Virginia 1980, United States Tax Court Ohio 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1983.

Works

Membership

Member Christian Legal Society, Association Trial Lawyers American, American Bar Association, Ohio Bar Association, West Virginia Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Ohio Valley Christian Association (president 1980-1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Civic work, politics and law, evangelism, music.

Connections

Married Laurine Elizabeth McTernen, March 6, 1976. Children: Kristen, Keith II, Ann, MaryEllen, Joel.

father:
Duval Francis Fournier

mother:
Ellen Edith (Erhadt) Fournier

spouse:
Laurine Elizabeth McTernen

child:
Kristen Fournier

child:
Keith II Fournier

child:
Ann Fournier

child:
MaryEllen Fournier

child:
Joel Fournier