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Hamilton Phillips Fox, III (Phil Fox)

Hamilton Phillips Fox, III, American lawyer. Bar: Maine 1971, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Maryland, United States Court Appeals (1st, 9th and District of Columbia circuits), Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Background

  • III, Hamilton Phillips Fox, was born on September 18, 1945 in Salisbury, Maryland, United States. Son of Hamilton Phillips and Evelyn Louise (Jefferson) F.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, University Virginia, 1967. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1970.

    Career

    • Law clerk to judge The United States of America Court Appeals (1st circuit), Portland, Maine, 1970-1971. Law clerk to Honorary Stanley Reed and Lewis F. Powell Junior Supreme Court of the United States Court, Washington, 1971-1972. Assistant United States attorney United States Attorney' General’ s Office, 1972-1973, 74-77.

      Assistant special prosecuter Watergate Prosecution Force, 1973-1974. Deputy chief organized crime section United States Department Justice, 1977-1980. Sole practice, 1980-1984.

      Partner Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer & Wood, 1984-1990. Now partner Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan. Lecturer law University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1980-1982.

      Associate deputy counsel committee on standards of official conduct United States House of Representatives, 1983-1984.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maine 1971, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Maryland, United States Court Appeals (1st, 9th and District of Columbia circuits), Supreme Court of the United States Court.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Shannon Lafans, August 31, 1968 (dissolved). Children: Gretchen Robinson, Hamilton Duke, Caleb Savage. Married Barbara Daniels Robinson, December 13, 1986.
    • father: Hamilton Phillips F.
    • mother: Evelyn Louise (Jefferson) F.
    • spouses: Mary Shannon Lafans
    • Barbara Daniels Robinson
    • children: Gretchen Robinson III
    • Hamilton Duke III
    • Caleb Savage III
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    Born September 18, 1945
    (age 72)
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