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U.S. Court of Federal Claims: Harkins, Kenneth Richard

Born September 1, 1921, in Cadiz, OH
Died October 8, 2009, in Bailey's Crossroads, VA

Federal Judicial Service:
Trial Judge, Court of Claims, 1971-1982

Judge, U.S. Claims Court (now U.S. Court of Federal Claims)
Appointed by statute on October 1, 1982, to a new seat authorized by 96 Stat. 27. Assumed senior status on November 30, 1986. Service terminated on October 8, 2009, due to death.

Ohio State University, B.A., 1943
Ohio State University College of Law, LL.B., 1948
Ohio State University College of Law, J.D., 1967

Professional Career:
U.S. Army first lieutenant, 1943-1946
Attorney, U.S. Housing and Home Finance Agency, 1949-1951
Trial attorney, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1951-1955
Antitrust Subcommittee, U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary, 1955-1960, 1964-1971; co-counsel, 1955-1960; chief counsel, 1964-1971
General counsel, Stromberg Carlson Division and Electronics Division, General Dynamics Corp., 1960-1964