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Federal agency administrator , Lawyer

Ronald Jay Tenpas, American lawyer, former federal agency administrator. Recipient Edmund J. Randolph Award for Outstanding Service, United States Department Justice; Rhodes scholarship, 1985-1987, Hardy Cross Dillard scholarship, 1987-1990. Member of Maryland Federal Bar Association (board governors), American Association Rhodes Scholars.

Background

Tenpas, Ronald J. was born in 1963 in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

Education

Bachelor in International Relations, Michigan State University, 1985. Degree in Philosophy, Politics & Economics, Oxford University, Balliol College, England, 1987. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1990.

Career

Worked at Carlton, Fields, Ward, Emmanuel, Smith & Cutler, P.A. (Tampa, Florida) specializing in General Civil Practice and Litigation in all State and Federal Courts and Administrative Agencies, Negligence, Securities, Antitrust, Banking, Bankruptcy, Construction, Creditors Rights, Corporations, Environmental, Health Care, Trusts, Labor, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Tax, Oil and Gas, Probate and Trust Law, Communications, Real Estate and Admiralty Law. Admitted to the bar, 1994, Florida. Phi Beta Kappa; Rhodes Scholar.

Order of the Coif. Editor-in-Chief, Virginia Law Review. Law Clerk: Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist, United States. Supreme Court, 1991-1992.

Judge Howard Holtzmann, Iran-United States. Claims Tribunal, 1992-1993. Honorable Louis H. Pollak, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1990-1991.

Carlton, Fields, Ward, Emmanuel, Smith & Cutler, P.A. was established in 1901 and is one of Florida's oldest and largest law firms, serving Florida from offices in six cities throughout the state. The firm has an extensive client base of international, national and local corporations, state and local governmental offices as well as individuals.

Membership

Member of Maryland Federal Bar Association (board governors), American Association Rhodes Scholars.

Connections

Married Kathryn Dunn. Children: Nathaniel, William.

spouse:
Kathryn Dunn

children:
Nathaniel Tenpas

William Tenpas