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Thomas Emery Quay, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1964. Recipient Commendation award, Main Line Young Men’s Christian Association, 1984.


Quay, Thomas Emery was born on April 3, 1934 in Cleveland.


Bachelor of Arts in Humanities magna cum laude (University scholar), Princeton University, 1956;Bachelor of Laws (University scholar), University of Pennsylvania, 1963.


Associate, Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz, Philadelphia, 1963-1965;with, William H. Rorer, Inc., Fort Washington, Pennsylvania, since 1965;secretary, counsel, William H. Rorer, Inc., 1974-1979;vice president, general counsel, secretary, William H. Rorer, Inc., 1979-1988;vice president legal planning and administration, Rorer Group, 1988-1990;counsel, Reed Smith Shaw and McClay, Philadelphia, 1991-1993;vice president, general counsel, Athena Institute, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, since 1993.


Board of directors Main Line Young Men’s Christian Association, Ardmore, Pennsylvania, 1971-1973, Chairman of the Board, 1972-1973. Editor 10th Reunion Book Princeton Class of 1956, 1966, 25th Reunion Book, since 1981, class secretary, 1966-1971, class vice president, 1971-1981, president, 1981-1986. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1957-1960.

Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (chairman law section 1983), Pennsylvania Biotechnology Association (chairman legislation committee, member Executive Committee 1991-1993), Philadelphia Drug Exch. (chairman legislation committee 1975-1978), Cannon Club of Princeton University, Sharswood Law Club of University of Pennsylvania, Princeton Club of Philadelphia.


Son of Harold Emery and Esther Ann (Thomas) Q. Divorced; children: Martha Wyndham, Glynis Cobb, Eliza Emery. Married Winnifred B. Cutler, May 13, 1989.