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William Jay Franklin, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1977, United States District Court District of Columbia 1978, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1981. Member American Bar Association, Federal Communications Bar Association, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

Franklin, William Jay was born on March 1, 1945 in Logansport, Indiana, United States. Son of Frederick Arthur and Ferne (Friskney) Franklin.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with highest distinction, Purdue University, 1968. Master of Science in Computer Science, Purdue University, 1970. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1977.

Career

Computer specialist antitrust division United States Department Justice, Washington, 1976-1977. Associate Lowenstein, Newman Reis & Axelrad, 1977-1980, Becker, Gurman, Lukas, Meyers & O'Brien, Washington, 1980-1982. Principal Mahn, Franklin & Goldenberg, Professional Corporation, 1982-1985.

Partner Bell, Boyd & Lloyd, 1985-1987, Pepper & Corazzini, Washington, since 1988. Guest lecturer Brookings Institution, Washington, 1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1977, United States District Court District of Columbia 1978, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1977, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author monthly column: Legal Briefs, since 1984.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Federal Communications Bar Association, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Kathleen Killette, February 5, 1988. 1 child, James Frederick.

father:
Frederick Arthur Franklin

mother:
Ferne (Friskney) Franklin

spouse:
Kathleen Killette

child:
James Frederick Franklin