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Paula DiMeo Grant

Paula DiMeo Grant, American lawyer, mediator, nursing educator. Bar: District of Columbia 1985, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia) 1985, United States District Court District of Columbia 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1989, United States District Court Maryland 1995. Registered Nurse, Connecticut.

Background

  • Grant, Paula DiMeo was born on August 3, 1943 in Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States. Daughter of Samuel Peter and Emilie Alyce (DiChiera) DiMeo.

  • Education

    • AS in Nursing, University Bridgeport, 1973. Bachelor of science in nursing cum laude, Boston College, 1975. Juris Doctor, Northern Virginia University, 1982.

      Master of Arts in Nursing, New York University, 1994.

    Career

    • Coronary care nurse Cornell Medical Center, New York City, 1969-1970. With Trans World Airlines, Chicago and New York City, 1980—1984. Private practice Washington, 1986-1998.

      Of counsel Ross & Hardies, 1998—2004. Private practice, 2004—2006. Partner DiMeo and Grant Law Firm, since 2006.

      Mediator Superior Court District of Columbia, 1991—2003. Clinical assistant professor community and preventive medicine New York Medical College, 1992—1996. Adjunct professor department nursing Columbia University Teachers College, New York City, 1993, 94.

      Adjunct assistant professor nursing Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut, 1998—1999, member advisory council, 1998—2000. Co-chair Annual TAANA Conference, Washington, 2003. Adjunct faculty Mercy College, White Plains, New York, since 2001.

      Visiting assistant professor Framingham College, Massachusetts, 2005—2006.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1985, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia) 1985, United States District Court District of Columbia 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1989, United States District Court Maryland 1995. Registered Nurse, Connecticut.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member task force for women Boston College, 2003. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, American Association Nurse Attorneys, Inc. (co-chairman legislation affairs committee 1987-1991, board directors New York Metropolitan chapter 1986-1988, 2005-2006, secretary 1986-1987, national board directors 1996-2000, 04-07), Connecticut Nurses Association (chairman cabinet on economic and general welfare 1985-1988), Association Bar City New York, New York University Alumni Association, The American Association Nurse Attorney Foundation (president, 1998-2001), Sigma Theta Tau, TAANA (Board Directors Award, 1995, Cynthia Ellen Northrop Distinguished Service award 2001).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, theater, music.

    Connections

    • Married James Mullett Grant, November 26, 1975.
    • father: Samuel Peter DiMeo
    • mother: Emilie Alyce (DiChiera) DiMeo
    • spouse: James Mullett Grant
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    Born August 3, 1943
    (age 74)
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