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WILLIAM H. YOHN, JR.


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1969 146 Republican
1970 146 Republican
1971 146 Republican
1972 146 Republican
1973 146 Republican
1974 146 Republican
1975 146 Republican
1976 146 Republican
1977 146 Republican
1978 146 Republican
1979 146 Republican
1980 146 Republican
 Counties   Montgomery

Biography

11/20/1935 -

YOHN, William H., Jr., a Representative from Montgomery County; born in Pottstown, Montgomery County, Pa., November 20, 1935; graduated, Pottstown High School; A.B., Princeton University, 1957; LL.B., Yale Law School, 1960; National Judicial College, University of Nevada at Reno, 1981; served, United States Marine Corps Reserves (1960-1966, active duty, 1960-1961; American Spirit of Honor Medal recipient, 1960); research assistant, United States Senator John Sherman Cooper (1959); attorney, Wells, Campbell, Reynier & Yohn (1961-1971); assistant district attorney, Montgomery County (1962-1965); teacher, Commercial Law and Negotiable Instruments, American Institute of Banking (1963-1966); director, Montgomery Bar Association (1967-1970); legislative counsel to the Majority Leader, Republican Caucus, Pennsylvania House of Representatives (1967-1968); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1969 term and served 5 consecutive terms thereafter; not a candidate for reelection to the House for the 1981 term; attorney, Binder, Yohn & Kalis (1971-1981); elected, judge, Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas (1981-1991); elected, judge, United States District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania (1991-present; senior judge, 2003-present); director, Federal Judicial Center (1999-2003).