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Notable Temple Law Alumni
« on: April 26, 2007, 01:35:46 PM »
Does anyone have a good list of Temple Law alumni in prominent or impressive positions?

I'm thinking of elected government positions, or important or interesting appointed positions, or high ranking agency officials (federal, state or local), or corporate executives, or equity partners in major law firms, or judges at various levels. But, there may be other notable alumni in other fields/positions too.

Here's my own list of current Pennsylvania state legislature members:

Pennsylvania State Senate

Patrick M. Browne '93 (R) Senate District 16

Vincent J. Fumo (D) '72 Senate District 1

John C. Rafferty Jr. '88 (R)  Senate District 44

Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Kathy Manderino '89 (Democrat)
Montgomery County (Part)
Philadelphia County (Part)

Bryan R. Lentz '93 (Democrat)
Delaware County (Part)

Re: Notable Temple Law Alumni
« Reply #1 on: April 26, 2007, 02:07:11 PM »
Clair Huxtable???

Re: Notable Temple Law Alumni
« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2007, 09:12:44 PM »
Here are a few more:

Federal Judges:

Franklin Van Antwerpen (3rd Circuit)
Alan Lourie (Federal Circuit)
John Padova (EDPA)
Robert Kelly (EDPA)
Clifford Scott Green (EDPA)
Barbara Jones (SDNY)
Jose Linares (DNJ)
Mary Lisi (DRI)
And a bunch of federal magistrate judges

Famous prosecutors:

Lynne Abraham, Philadelphia District Attorney
Patrick Meahan, United States Attorney for EDPA

Random sample of equity partners:

Abe Reich, Fox Rothschild
Stuart Weintraub, Schnader Harrison
Jan Levine, Dechert
Nelson Diaz, Blank Rome
Joseph Sacco, Skadden Arps NYC
Arthur Brown, Kaye Scholer NYC

Random cool alums:

Kitty Kolbert, Justice Talking NPR (argued Casey v. Planned Parenthood)
Hal Real, Founder and CEO of New World Cafe
Heidi Bogoshian, Executive Director of the National Lawyers Guild
James Leipold, Executive Director of National Association of Law Placement

The alum Temple Law kind of wishes wasn't so prominent:

John Street, Mayor of Philadelphia

Re: Notable Temple Law Alumni
« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2007, 11:59:35 PM »
U forgot Larry Charles, the child molester who was found naked in a Philadelphia courtroom with his goddaughter.... wow.

Re: Notable Temple Law Alumni
« Reply #4 on: May 04, 2007, 09:00:34 AM »
Sad, but true...  Could be worse--at least Alberto Gonzalez isn't a Temple alum. Larry was caught messing with one person, not a whole prosecutorial system. :)