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Lawyer

Walter Thomas McGough, American lawyer. Bar: United States District Court Pennsylvania 1948. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1941-1946. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, American Judicature Society (director 1981-1988), Academy Trial Lawyers Allegheny County, 3d Circuit Judicial Conference, Order of Coif.

Background

McGough, Walter Thomas was born on June 4, 1919 in Steubenville, Ohio, United States. Son of Frank C. and Nellie C. (Curran) McGough.

Education

Student, Duquesne University, 1941. Bachelor of Laws, University Pittsburgh, 1948.

Career

Associate, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Pittsburgh, 1948-1958;partner, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Pittsburgh, 1958-1996;head litigation department, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Pittsburgh, 1965-1979.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States District Court Pennsylvania 1948.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Case editor University Pittsburgh Law Review.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1941-1946. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association, American Judicature Society (director 1981-1988), Academy Trial Lawyers Allegheny County, 3d Circuit Judicial Conference, Order of Coif. Clubs: Duquesne, Press, Ross Mountain, Pittsburgh Athletic.

Connections

Married Jane Fitzpatrick, November 24, 1949. Children: Jane Ellen, W. Thomas Junior, Hugh F., Marita.

father:
Frank C. McGough

mother:
Nellie C. (Curran) McGough

spouse:
Jane Fitzpatrick

child:
Jane Ellen McGough

child:
W. Thomas Junior McGough

child:
Hugh F. McGough

child:
Marita McGough