Franklin Stuart Van Antwerpen
Contracts counsel, Hazeltine Corporation, New York City, 1967-1970
Chief counsel, Northampton County [Pennsylvania] Legal Aid Society, 1970-1971
Private practice, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1971-1979
Judge, Court of Common Pleas of Northampton County [Pennsylvania], 1979-1987
Nominated to U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, September 11, 1991; no Senate vote
Temple University Beasley School of Law
At Temple, we believe that some things just have to be learned by doing. You can't learn to ride a bicycle by reading a manual, you can't learn how to be a lawyer by watching even the best of lawyers, and you can't improve if mistakes are only imagined. At Temple, students don't just read, watch, or imagine. They do that and more-they do the work of attorneys. It sounds simple but it works. Temple University's Beasley School of Law offers a different kind of law school experience: a Real World, Real Law experience that incorporates academic and practical applications of legal study into rigorous classroom experiences.