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Timothy Patrick Hannon, American lawyer, judge, educator.


Hannon, Timothy Patrick was born on November 29, 1948 in Culver City, California, United States. Son of Justin Aloysius and Ann Elizabeth (Ford) Hannon.


Student, University Vienna, 1969. Student, Naval War College, 1988. Bachelor, University Santa Clara, 1970.

Juris Doctor cum laude, University Santa Clara, 1974. Certified phase I, Air Command Staff and College, 2004. Student in Law, University London, since 2004.


Associate N. Perry Moerdyke, Junior, Palo Alto, California, 1975-1981. Partner Moerdyke & Hannon, 1982-1984, Attwood, Hurst, Knox & Anderson, 1984-1986. Private practice Campbell, California, 1986-1997.

United States Administrative law judge Social Security Administration, since 1997. Instructor University California, Santa Cruz, 1982—1983, San Jose State University, 1985—1989, De Anza Junior College, Cupertino, California, 1987—1997. Lecturer Lincoln Law School, San Jose, California, 1988—1997.

Arbitrator Santa Clara County Superior Court, Santa Clara Municipal Court. Senior military member Interant. Military Education Training, Uganda, 1995.

Judge pro temp Santa Clara County Municipal Court. Commissioner Navy & Marine Corps Court Criminal Appeals, 2001—2002, military appellate judge, 2006—2007. Lecturer in field; With California National Guard United States Army, 1970-1976, captain United States Naval Reserve, since 1979, admiral Texas Navy, 1998, appellate military judge Navy and Marine Corps Court Criminal Appeals, 2006-2007.


  • Bar: California 1974, United States District Court (northern district) California 1974, United States District Court (southern district) California 1978, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1978, United States Court Appeals Armed Forces 1979, District of Columbia 1981, United States Tax Court 1983, United States Court Claims 1983, certified: Uniform Code Military Justice (trail and defense lawyer). Pilot with tailwheel endorsement Federal Aviation Administration.


Chairman Menlo Park Housing Commission, 1979—1981. Allocations committee volunteer United Way Clara County, 1987—1990. Member San Jose Veterans Memorial Committee, 1993—1999, treasurer, 1996—1999.

Elected as force judge advocate Operation Bright Star, 2003. Member of Sana Clara County Bar Association (member executive committee), University Santa Clara Law Alumni Association (board directors 1980-1981, secretary 1981-1983, vice president 1983-1985, president 1985-1987), Santa Clara University National Alumni, Kiwanis.


  • Other Interests



Married Patricia Ann Hanson, May 1, 1976. Children: Sean Patrick, James Patrick.

Justin Aloysius Hannon

Ann Elizabeth (Ford) Hannon

Patricia Ann Hanson

Sean Patrick Hannon

James Patrick Hannon