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Richard I. Torpey Edit Profile

Lawyer

Richard I. Torpey, American Lawyer. Bar: Supreme Court of the United States Court, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit), United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania.

Background

Torpey, Richard I. was born on November 22, 1931 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Raymond I. and Ann Elizabeth (Sheridan) Torpey.

Education

Bachelor, University of Pennsylvania, 1953; Juris Doctor, Temple University, 1956.

Career

Attorney, private practice, Philadelphia, 1961-1972; partner, Laveson & Torpey, Philadelphia, 1972-1982; senior partner, Howland, Hess, Guinan, Torpey & Cassidy, LLC, Huntington Valley, Pennsylvania, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: Supreme Court of the United States Court, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit), United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania.

Membership

Chairman board directors Epsicopal Hospital, Philadelphia, 1972-1982. President Friendly Sonsof St. Patrick, Philadelphia, 1988-1990, U. Glee Club, Philadelphia, 1991-1992. with United States Army, 1956-1958. Fellow Pennsylvania Bar Foundation.

Member Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (Board of Governors 1976-1980), Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association (president 1980-1981).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sailing, racing small sailboats.

Connections

Married Mary Margaret Girvin, June 10, 1961. Children: Richard, Sheila, Margaret, Kevin, Christopher, Drew.

father:
Raymond I. Torpey

mother:
Ann Elizabeth (Sheridan) Torpey

spouse:
Mary Margaret Girvin

children:
Richard Torpey

Sheila Torpey

Margaret Torpey

Kevin Torpey

Christopher Torpey

Drew Torpey