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A. Lauriston Parks

A. Lauriston Parks, American lawyer. Bar: Rhode Island 1962, United States District Court Rhode Island 1963, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers; member: American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association, Maritime Law Association, Wickford Yacht Club, Saunderstown Yacht Club.

Background

  • Parks, A. Lauriston was born on July 18, 1935 in Providence. Son of Albert Lauriston and Dorothy Isabel (Arnold) Parks.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Kent State University, 1958. Juris Doctor, University Chicago, 1961.

    Career

    • Associate Hanson, Curran, Parks & Whitman, Providence, 1961-1965, partner, 1966-2000. Town solicitor Northern Kingstown, Rhode Island, 1978—1980, Rhode Island, 1997—2006, Jamestown, 1999—2000, 2003—2007.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Rhode Island 1962, United States District Court Rhode Island 1963, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1966, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers. Member: American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association, Maritime Law Association, Wickford Yacht Club, Saunderstown Yacht Club.

    Connections

    • Married Martha Ann Anderson, January 12, 1961. Children: Amy Woodward, George Webster, Reed Anderson.
    • father: Albert Lauriston Parks
    • mother: Dorothy Isabel (Arnold) Parks
    • spouse: Martha Ann Anderson
    • children: Amy Woodward Parks
    • George Webster Parks
    • Reed Anderson Parks
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    Born July 18, 1935
    Died September 6, 2010
    (aged 75)
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