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Lawyer

Charles Donahue, American lawyer. Served to captain Army of the United States, 1943-1946.; Member American, Federal bar associations, United States Judge Advocates Association, Industrial Relations Research Association, International Society Labor Law and Social Legislation (Executive Committee), Princeton Alumni Association, Harvard Law School Alumni Association, National Lawyers; Club: National Press.

Background

Donahue, Charles was born on August 14, 1912 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Charles Louis and Helen Katherine (Cunningham) Donahue.

Education

Graduate Canterbury School, New Mildford, Connecticut, 1930. Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1934. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1937.

Career

Admitted to Maine bar, 1937, District of Columbia Bar, 1938. Attorney National Catholic Welfare Conference, 1938-1939, Department Labor, 1939-1943, 46-49. Labor counsel United States Senate Majority Policy Committee, 1949.

Assistant solicitor of labor for employment security, 1949-1951, assistant solicitor of labor for legislation, 1951-1952. Research director United Association Plumbers and Pipefitters, 1953-1961. Became solicitor of labor Department Labor, 1961.

Now in private practice law.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author labor law review articles.

Membership

Served to captain Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member American, Federal bar associations, United States Judge Advocates Association, Industrial Relations Research Association, International Society Labor Law and Social Legislation (Executive Committee), Princeton Alumni Association, Harvard Law School Alumni Association, National Lawyers. Club: National Press.

Connections

Married Bertha Halsted Terry, November 14, 1942 (divorced).; married second, Jeanne Coleman Small, June 6, 1968. Children: William Halsted, Christopher Cunningham, Charles, Helen Cunningham, Peter Waldron.

father:
Charles Louis Donahue

mother:
Helen Katherine (Cunningham) Donahue

spouses:
Bertha Halsted Terry

Jeanne Coleman Small

children:
William Halsted Donahue

Christopher Cunningham Donahue

Charles Donahue

Helen Cunningham Donahue

Peter Waldron Donahue