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Victor Manuel Pons-Nunez Edit Profile

Victor Manuel Pons-Nunez, Puerto Rican lawyer. Member Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education, 1966-1971. Member American Bar Association, International Bar Association, Puerto Rico Bar Association.

Background

Pons-Nunez, Victor Manuel was born on April 5, 1935 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico. Son of Victor M. and Carolina (Nunez) Pons-Nunez.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, University Puerto Rico, 1956. Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, University Puerto Rico, 1959.

Career

Associate attorney, Gonzalez & Rodriguez, P.R., 1959-1962;partner, Gonzalez & Rodriguez, P.R., 1963-1972;member, P.R. Supreme Court, since 1972;now chief justice, P.R. Supreme Court. Chairman Kennedy for President Committee, P.R., delegate Democratic National Convention, 1968. Member Centennial council Popular Democratic Party, P.R., 1968-1969.

Former P.R. Secretary of State.

Membership

Member Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education, 1966-1971. Member American Bar Association, International Bar Association, Puerto Rico Bar Association.

Connections

Married Carmen Luisa Rexach, 1960. Children: Carolina Sofia, Carmen Luisa, Victor Manuel, Juan Antonio.