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Kathleen Anita Touby

Kathleen Anita Touby, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1978, District of Columbia 1978.


  • Touby, Kathleen Anita was born on February 20, 1943 in Miami Beach. Daughter of Harry and Kathleen Rebecca (Hamper) Touby.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Florida, 1965. Medical Research Council in Rehabilitation Counseling, University Florida, 1967. Juris Doctor with honors, Nova University, 1977.


    • Counselor Jewish Vocational Service, Chicago, 1967-1968. Rehabilitation counselor Florida Department Vocational Rehabilitation, Miami, 1968-1970. Special assistant, assistant United States attorney United States Department Justice, 1978-1980.

      Associate Pyszka & Kessler, P.A., 1980-1983. Partner Touby & Smith, P.A., 1983-1989, Touby, Smith, DeMahy & Drake, P.A., Miami, 1989-1994, Touby & Woodward, P.A., Miami, since 1994. Chairman advisory executive board Paralegal Education program Barry University, 1986-1987.

      Lecturer Food and Drug Law Institute, 1987-1989, 91. Lecturer environmental law Executive Enterprises, 1987-1988. Lecturer trial techniques, Hispanic National Bar Association, St. Thomas Law School.

      Adjunct professor product liability Canada Government, United States Trade and Marketing Department, 1989-1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1978, District of Columbia 1978.


    • Co-author: The Environmental Litigation Deskbook, 1989. Contributor chapters to books, articles to professional journals.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Member American Bar Association, American Inns of Court (president 1998-1999, president-elect St. Thomas Law School chapter 1997-1998, president 1998-1999), Dade County Bar Association (legal aid, public services committee 1988), Federal Bar Association (board directors 1989—2010, vice president 1991-1992, president-elect Southern Florida chapter 1992-1993, president 1993-1994), Cuban-American Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi (province president 1982-1985, board directors 1985-1987).


    • Married Joseph Thomas Woodward. Children: Mark Andrew, Judson David Touby.
    • father: Harry Touby
    • mother: Kathleen Rebecca (Hamper) Touby
    • spouse: Joseph Thomas Woodward
    • children: Mark Andrew Touby
    • Judson David Touby
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    Born February 20, 1943
    (age 74)