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Katherine Ellen McMahon

Katherine Ellen McMahon, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1982, New Hampshire 1985, United States District Court Massachusetts 1983, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1998. Member Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston Bar Association.

Background

  • McMahon, Katherine Ellen was born on October 4, 1955 in Holyoke, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Thomas Emmanuel and Noreen Ellen (Kennedy) McMahon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Fairfield University, 1977. Juris Doctor cum laude, Western New England College, 1982.

    Career

    • Legal assistant to district attorney Northern District Massachusetts, Cambridge, 1982-1983. Special assistant district attorney Plymouth District Massachusetts, Brockton, 1983. Assistant division counsel Massachusetts Department Social Services, Worcester, 1983-1985.

      Assistant district attorney Middle District Massachusetts, 1985-1992. Chief appellate division Suffolk District Massachusetts, Boston, 1992-1998. Attorneys office chief appellate division Appeal Attorney, United States Court Appeals for the 1st Circ., 1998-1999.

      Assistant district attorney Middle District, Worcester, since 1999. Instructor criminal law and procedure and advanced legal research and writing St. Anna Maria College, Paxton, Massachusetts, 1987-1988. Instructor criminal law, legal research, Assumpton College.

      Instructor legal research and writing, moot court Massachusetts School of Law, Andover.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Massachusetts 1982, New Hampshire 1985, United States District Court Massachusetts 1983, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1998.

    Works

    • Board editors, associate editor Massachusetts Law Review, since 1997.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston Bar Association.

    Connections

    • father: Thomas Emmanuel McMahon
    • mother: Noreen Ellen (Kennedy) McMahon
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    Born October 4, 1955
    (age 62)
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