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Cheryl Lynne Garrity

Cheryl Lynne Garrity, American lawyer, political activist. Bar: Massachusetts 1991. Named Woman Achiever New England School Law-Woman's Caucus, 1996.

Background

  • Garrity, Cheryl Lynne was born on December 9, 1965 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Charles Andrews and Mary Patricia (O'Brien) Garrity.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Political Science, University Massachusetts, 1988. Juris Doctor, Northeastern University, 1991.

    Career

    • Legal intern Arthur & Jaworski, Reading, Massachusetts, 1989, Board Bar Overseers, Boston, 1989, Ronan Segal & Harrington, Salem, Massachusetts, 1990, Greater Boston Legal Services, 1990. Attorney Ronan, Segal & Harrington, Boston, 1992-1993. Independent contractor Massachusetts, 1993-1994.

      Private practice Boston, since 1994. Lobbyist National Organization of Women, Boston, 1992-1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Massachusetts 1991.

    Membership

    Board directors Women's Statewide Legislation Network, Boston, 1993-1995. Member Domestic Violence Council, Boston, since 1992, Malden (Massachusetts) Charter Commission, 1994-1995, Coalition Indiana Madlen Schools, 1995. Member National Organization of Women (president since 1994), National Lawyer's Guild, Malden Asian Pacific American Coalition.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, biking, walking.

    Connections

    • father: Charles Andrews Garrity
    • mother: Mary Patricia (O'Brien) Garrity
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    Born December 9, 1965
    (age 51)
    Nationality

    Award