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William Redington Lynch

William Redington Lynch was American lawyer. Bar: New York 1959, Connecticut 1963.


  • Lynch, William Redington was born on November 17, 1928 in New York City. Son of Francis Russell Vincent and Helen Adams (Barrett) Lynch.

  • Education

    • Student, Phillips Exeter Academy, 1947. Bachelor, Yale University, 1951. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1958.


    • Associate Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy, New York City, 1958-1962, Cummings & Lockwood, Stamford, Connecticut, 1962-1966, partner, since 1966, partner in charge Greenwich office, 1978-1988. Board directors Greenwich Plaza Inc., 1970-1974, Harrison & Ellis Inc., Cairo, Georgia, 1985-1987, Greenwich News Inc., 1986-1990. Chairman ADM Management Corporation, 1989-1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1959, Connecticut 1963.


    Denomination: Congregationalist


    Chairman Public Works Committee, Greenwich, 1974-1977, Greenwich United Way Campaign, 1975-1976. Vice chairman Greenwich Board Education, 1977-1981, Republican Town Meeting, 1967-1977, director, secretary Forum World Affairs, 1992-1995. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1956.

    Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, Greenwich Bar Association (president 1979-1980), Greenwich Field Club (president 1973-1975), Round Hill Club (director, secretary 1993-1996).


    • Married Mary Pomeroy Grant, August 22, 1958. Children: Melissa L. Woolford, Elizabeth Barrett, Cynthia Pomeroy, Kimberly Townsend, Sarah Phillips.
    • father: Francis Russell Vincent Lynch
    • mother: Helen Adams (Barrett) Lynch
    • spouse: Mary Pomeroy Grant
    • children: Melissa L. Woolford Lynch
    • Elizabeth Barrett Lynch
    • Cynthia Pomeroy Lynch
    • Kimberly Townsend Lynch
    • Sarah Phillips Lynch
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    Born November 17, 1928