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Neil Thomas Proto

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.

Background

  • Proto, Neil Thomas was born on September 4, 1945 in New Haven. Son of Matthew and Celeste Proto.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, 1967. Master of Arts, George Washington University, 1969. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1972.

    Career

    • 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.

    Major achievements

    • 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.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to newspaper.

    Membership

    Chair American Friends of Wilton Park, Washington and West Sussex, England, 1992. Board directors Shubert Theater, New Haven, 1981-1986, Long Wharf Theater, New Haven, 1980-1990.

    Connections

    • father: Matthew Proto
    • mother: Celeste Proto
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    Born September 4, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality

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