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Kenney, Chad Francis, Sr.

Born 1955 in Upper Darby, PA

Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Nominated by Donald J. Trump on December 20, 2017, to a seat vacated by Luis Felipe Restrepo. Confirmed by the Senate on October 11, 2018, and received commission on October 24, 2018.

Villanova University, B.A., 1976
Temple University School of Law (now James E. Beasley School of Law), J.D., 1980

Professional Career:

Private practice, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1980-1981, 1983-1988
Private practice, Haverford, Pennsylvania, 1981
Central legal staff lawyer, Superior Court of Pennsylvania, 1981-1983
Private practice, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, 1989-1992
Private practice, Media, Pennsylvania, 1992-1996, 1998-1999, 2000-2003
Assistant solicitor, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1996-1997
Sheriff, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, 1998-2003
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Delaware County [Pennsylvania], 2003-2018; Domestic Relations Section, 2003-2005; Criminal Section, 2005-2010; Civil Trial Section, 2009-2011, 2017-2018; civil motion judge, 2011-2012; president judge, 2012-2017