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Edward Poland Camus

Edward Poland Camus, Chilean, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1960, United States District Court Maryland 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1966.

Background

  • Camus, Edward Poland was born on March 31, 1932 in Santiago, Chile. Came to the United States, 1934. Son of Florencio Edwardo and Loretta (Poland) Camus.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Maryland, 1954. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1956. Postdoctoral, George Washington University, 1960.

    Career

    • Assistant state's attorney, 1962-1966. District public defender Prince George's County, Maryland, 1972-1978. Senior partner Camus & Maloney, Riverdale, since 1972.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1960, United States District Court Maryland 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1966.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member region IV Governors Commission Law Enforcement and Administration of Justice Planning Board, 1974-1978, chairman 1975, vice chairman, 1974. Fellow American College Trial Attorneys, Maryland Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (criminal law section, medicine and law committee negligence and compensation), Maryland Bar Association (board governors 1982-1983), Prince George's County Bar Association (treasurer 1982-1983, secretary 1983-1984, president since 1985, past chairman, past board directors, various committees), Association Trial Lawyers American Maryland States Attorneys Association (past board directors, past alumni representative), National District Attorneys Association.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Margaret Brown. Children: Constance, Catherine, Daniel, Cynthia.
    • father: Florencio Edwardo Camus
    • mother: Loretta (Poland) Camus
    • spouse: Mary Margaret Brown
    • children: Constance Camus
    • Catherine Camus
    • Daniel Camus
    • Cynthia Camus
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    Born March 31, 1932
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