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Lawyer

Thomas Dunn Finney, American lawyer. Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946.; Member American, Oklahoma, District of Columbia, Federal bar associations, American Judicature Society, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Delta Phi, Delta Sigma Rho.

Background

Finney, Thomas Dunn was born on January 20, 1925 in Idabel, Oklahoma, United States. Son of Thomas Dunn and Bettie (Higgs) Finney.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Oklahoma, 1945, Bachelor of Laws, 1948.

Career

Bar, 1948, District of Columbia Bar, 1963. Partner firm Finney & Finney, Idabel, 1948-1951. With United States Foreign Service, Copenhagen, 1952-1955.

With firm Foliart, Hunt & Shepherd, Oklahoma City, 1955-1957. Administrative assistant to the United States Senator A.S. (Mike) Monroney, 1957-1963. Member firm Clifford, Glass, Mcllwain & Finney, and predecessor, Washington, 1963-1978.

Director Continental Airlines. Trustee Citizens’ Research Foundation. Trustee Green Acres School, Bethesda, Maryland., 1968-1972, president, 1969-1971.

Member of staff Presidential Task Force Foreign Policy, 1960. Deputy special assistant to President Kennedy for foreign trade policy, 1962. Special counsel to credentials committee Democratic National Convention, 1964.

Membership

Served to Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1943-1946. Member American, Oklahoma, District of Columbia, Federal bar associations, American Judicature Society, Phi Gamma Delta, Phi Delta Phi, Delta Sigma Rho. Clubs: National Lawyers, Federal City (Washington).

Connections

Married Sally Van Horn, June 25, 1945. Children: Susan Finney Ford, Kathleen Finney Jaxtheimer, Deirdre, Thomas Dunn III.

father:
Thomas Dunn Finney

mother:
Bettie (Higgs) Finney

spouse:
Sally Van Horn

children:
Susan Finney Ford Finney

Kathleen Finney Jaxtheimer Finney

Deirdre Finney

Thomas Dunn III Finney