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Gerald J. Coyne

Gerald J. Coyne, American attorney general, state. Bar: Rhode Island, United States District Court Rhode Island, United States Court Appeals (Armed Forces). Commander United States Naval Reserve, since 1973. Member United States Naval Institute.

Background

  • Coyne, Gerald J. was born on December 10, 1958 in Providence. Son of Thomas J. and Roberta C. Coyne.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Boston College, 1980. Juris Doctor, Suffolk University, 1983.

    Career

    • Judge advocate general corps United States Navy, 1983-1988. Assistant attorney general Rhode Island Department Attorney General, Providence, 1988-1994. Private practice, 1994-1999.

      Legal counsel, speaker Rhode Island House of Delegates, 1994-1999. Deputy attorney general Rhode Island Department Attorney General, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Rhode Island, United States District Court Rhode Island, United States Court Appeals (Armed Forces).

    Membership

    Commander United States Naval Reserve, since 1973. Member United States Naval Institute.

    Connections

    • Married Cynthia A. Armour, August 4, 1990. Children: Katherine, Patrick, Ian.
    • father: Thomas J.
    • mother: Roberta C. Coyne
    • spouse: Cynthia A. Armour
    • children: Katherine Coyne
    • Patrick Coyne
    • Ian Coyne
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    Born December 10, 1958
    (age 57)
    • 1980
      Boston College
    • 1983
      Suffolk University
    • 1983 - 1988
      Judge advocate general corps United States Navy
    • 1988 - 1994
      assistant, attorney general Rhode Island Department Attorney General
      Providence, Rhode Island, United States
    • 1994 - 1999
      private practice
    • 1994 - 1999
      legal counsel
    • 1999
      deputy attorney, general Rhode Island Department Attorney General