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Newsmaker: Mark T. Vuono

| Thursday, June 21, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
Newsmaker:  Mark Vuono, 57, of North Fayette
President, Allegheny County Bar Association
Ptr-pnews-062112 Newsmaker: Mark Vuono, 57, of North Fayette President, Allegheny County Bar Association

Noteworthy: Vuono was elected president of the Allegheny County Bar Association and will begin his yearlong term on July 1. He succeeds attorney Howard Schulberg. Vuono participated in the ceremonial passing of the gavel last week at the association's annual conference.

Age: 57

Residence: North Fayette

Family: Five children, John Vuono, 31; Ashley Mays, 29; Rose Papuga, 27; Mary Vuono, 24; Mark Vuono, 22; and four grandchildren.

Occupation: Vuono is a partner with the Pittsburgh law firm of Vuono & Gray, representing businesses and individuals in the areas of corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, tax and estate planning, estate administration, commercial real estate and transportation law.

Education: Bachelor's degree, University of Notre Dame, 1977; University of Pittsburgh law school, 1980.

Quote: “I've been active in the organization in a lot of different capacities over the years, and I really want to advance the mission of the organization.”

- Bobby Kerlik

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