Party affiliation: Republican
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.
- 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.