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Emanuel Nicholas Psarakis

Emanuel Nicholas Psarakis, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1959, United States District Court Connecticut 1974, United States Court Appeals 1971. Director Simsbury Free Library., since 1968, I Have A Dream Foundation, Hartford, since 1988, Hartford Ballet, since 1989, school, 1984-1990. Lieutenant United States Air Force, 1955-1957. Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association.

Background

  • Psarakis, Emanuel Nicholas was born on December 27, 1932 in New Haven. Son of Nicholas Emanuel and Cresanthe (Xenakis) Psarakis.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Connecticut, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1959. Master of Laws in Labor Law, Columbia University, 1960.

    Career

    • Attorney National Labor Relations Board, Washington, 1960-1964. Associate Ribicoff & Kotkin, Hartford, Connecticut, 1964-1968, Rome & Case, Bloomfield, 1968-1970. Partner Sorokin, Hurwitz, Wetstone & Psarakis, Hartford, 1970-1978, Robinson & Cole, Hartford, since 1978.

      Founder A Better Chance Minority Education Program, Simsbury, Connecticut, since 1968. Founder, sponsor I Have A Dream II Minority Education Program, Hartford, since 1988.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Connecticut 1959, United States District Court Connecticut 1974, United States Court Appeals 1971.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Greek Orthodox

    Membership

    Director Simsbury Free Library., since 1968, I Have A Dream Foundation, Hartford, since 1988, Hartford Ballet, since 1989, school, 1984-1990. Lieutenant United States Air Force, 1955-1957. Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing.

    Connections

    • Married Margaret Edna Little, September 7, 1957. Children: Helen Margaret, Peter Nicholas, Susan Annual.
    • father: Nicholas Emanuel Psarakis
    • mother: Cresanthe (Xenakis) Psarakis
    • spouse: Margaret Edna Little
    • children: Helen Margaret Psarakis
    • Peter Nicholas Psarakis
    • Susan Annual Psarakis
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    Born December 27, 1932
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