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Barring Coughlin

Lawyer

Barring Coughlin was American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1939, Ohio 1940.

Background

Coughlin, Barring was born on December 19, 1913 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Clarence Dennis and Helen Verner Barring Coughlin.

Education

AB, Princeton University, 1935. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1938.

Career

Law clerk to justice United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit), Washington, 1938-1939. Associate Thompson, Hine & Flory, Cleveland, 1939-1953, partner, 1953-1992, retired, 1992.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1939, Ohio 1940.

Membership

Trustee Citizens League, 1958-1966, Cuyahoga County Hospital Foundation, 1964-1966, Cleveland Homemakers Service Association, 1966-1968, Northeast Ohio chapter National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Medusa Foundation, 1969-1982, Cyrus Eaton Foundation, since 1968, Gun Safety Institute, since 1976. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Coast Guard, 1942-1945. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Ohio Bar Association (trustee 1966-1970), Adirondack League Club (Old Forge, New York ), Chagrin Valley Hunt Club (Gates Mills, Ohio), City Club, Edgewater Yacht Club, Princeton Club (New York City), Union Club.

Connections

Married Harriet Stager Curtiss, November 15, 1941. Children: Barring, Curtiss, Dennis, Constance.

father:
Clarence Dennis

mother:
Helen Verner Barring Coughlin

spouse:
Harriet Stager Curtiss

child:
Barring Coughlin

child:
Curtiss Coughlin

child:
Dennis Coughlin

child:
Constance Coughlin