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Peter Emmet Fleming,

Peter Emmet Fleming,, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1959, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1960, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1963, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1979, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1985.

Background

  • Fleming,, Peter Emmet was born on August 18, 1929 in Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey, United States. Son of Peter Emmet and Anna (Sullivan) Fleming.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Princeton University, 1951;Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate Davis, Polk & Wardwell, New York City, 1958-1961. Assistant United States attorney (southern district) New York United States Department Justice, 1961-1970. Partner Curtis, Mallet-Prevost Colt & Mosle LLP, 1970—2009.

      Temporary special independent counsel to Senators Bob Dole and George Mitchell United States Senate Investigation of the dissemination of confidential information during Clarence Thomas nomination hearings, 1992.

    Membership

    Member of New York State Association on Criminal Defense Lawyers, Federal Bar Council, New York State Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association, Association Bar of the City of New York, American College Trial Lawyers, Supreme Court Historical Society.

    Connections

    • Married Jane Breed, June 2, 1956 (deceased 1990). Children: Peter Emmet III, James M., William B., David W., Jane H.
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    Died January 14, 2009
    (aged 79)