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Joseph Michael McLaughlin

Joseph Michael McLaughlin, American federal judge. Bar: New York 1959. Member of American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York, Lotos Club.

Background

  • McLaughlin, Joseph Michael was born on March 20, 1933 in Brooklyn. Son of Joseph Michael and Mary Catherine (Flanagan) McLaughlin.

  • Education

    • AB, Fordham College, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, Fordham College, 1959. Master of Laws, New York University, 1964.

      Doctor of Laws, Mercy College, White Plains, New York, 1981. Doctor of Laws, Fordham University, 1998.

    Career

    • Associate Cahill, Gordon, New York City, 1959—1961. Professor law Fordham University, 1961—1971, dean School of Law, 1971—1981, adjunct professor, 1981—1990. Judge United States District Court Eastern District New York, Brooklyn, 1981—1990, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit), New York City, 1990—1998, senior judge, since 1998.

      Adjunct professor St. John's Law School, New York City, 1982—1997. Chairman New York Law Revision Commission, Albany, 1975—1982. Captain Corps of Engineers United States Army, 1955-1957, Korea.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1959.

    Works

    • Author (with Peterfreund): New York Practice, 1964. Author: Evidence, 1979. Editor-in-chief: Federal Practice Guide.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York, Lotos Club.

    Connections

    • Married Frances Elizabeth Lynch, October 10, 1959. Children: Joseph, Mary Jo, Matthew, Andrew.
    • father: Joseph Michael McLaughlin
    • mother: Mary Catherine (Flanagan) McLaughlin
    • spouse: Frances Elizabeth Lynch
    • children: Joseph McLaughlin
    • Mary Jo McLaughlin
    • Matthew McLaughlin
    • Andrew McLaughlin
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    Born March 20, 1933
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