Neil Thomas Proto, American lawyer, educator. Bar District of Columbia 1973, Connecticut 1983, United States Court Appeals (1st, 2d, 3d, 4th, 5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and District of Columbia circuits), Supreme Court of the United States Court 1976. Named. Distinguished Alumnus Southern Connecticut State University, 1981.
Attorney United States Department Justice, Washington, 1972-1979. General counsel President's Nuclear Safety Oversight Committee, 1980-1981. Of counsel Kelly, Drye and Warren, Stamford, Connecticut, 1983-1989.
Partner Verner Liipfert Bernhard McPherson & Hand, Washington, since 1989. Adjunct professor Georgetown University, Washington, since 1990. Visiting lecturer Yale University, 1978-1979, Yale Law School, 1979.