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Thomas A. Twomey

Thomas A. Twomey, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1972, United States Tax Court 1974. Recipient Environmental award, United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1980, Citizen of Year award Long Island Farm Bureau, 2002.

Background

  • Twomey, Thomas A. was born on December 8, 1945 in New York City. Son of Thomas A. and Mary (Maloney) Twomey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Manhattan College, 1967. Postgraduate, U.Va., 1968. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1970.

    Career

    • Assistant town attorney Town of Southampton New York, 1973-1974. Special assistant district attorney Suffolk County, New York, 1973-1974. Private practice law Riverhead, 1974-1975.

      Partner Hubbard & Twomey, 1976-1979, Twomey, Latham, Shea & Kelley, Riverhead, since 1980. Chair New York State East End Economic and Environmental Task Force, 1993. Member deans council Stonybrook School Medicine, since 1991.

      Adjunct professor environmental law Southampton College, 1977-1978.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1972, United States Tax Court 1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Board directors East End Arts Council, Riverhead, 1983, Guild Hall East Hampton, since 1993. Board directors East Hampton Library., since 1994, president, since 1998. Trustee Long Island Power Authority, 1989-1994.

    Town historian, Town of East Hampton, 1999, vice chair East Hampton Town 350th Anniversary committee, 1998, editor East Hampton Histor. Collection; historian New York State Democratic Committee, 2000-2001. Chair East Hampton 350th lecture series, 1998.

    Member American Bar Association, Suffolk County Bar Association, State Energy Council, New York State Fresh Water Wetlands Appeals Board.

    Connections

    • Married Judith Hope Twomey, December 15, 1979. Stepchildren: Erling Hope, Nisse Hope.
    • father: Thomas A. Twomey
    • mother: Mary (Maloney) Twomey
    • spouse: Judith Hope Twomey
    • children: Erling Hope Twomey
    • Nisse Hope Twomey
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    Born December 8, 1945
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