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Douglas James Maloney, American lawyer. Bar: California 1959, United States District Court (northern district) California 1959, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970. Named Citizen of Year, City of San Rafael, 1986.


Maloney, Douglas James was born on May 26, 1933 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of James Douglas and Loretta (O'Donnell) Maloney.


Bachelor of Science, California Maritime Academy, 1954. Juris Doctor, University San Francisco, 1958.


Deputy county counsel Sonoma County, Santa Rosa, California, 1959-1960, Marin County, San Rafael, 1960-1962, county counsel, 1962-1993. Partner Nossaman, Guthner, Knox & Elliott, San Francisco, from 1993.


Board directors Living History Center, San Rafael, 1983-1986, Buck Center for Research in Aging, San Rafael, since 1987. President Marin Shakespeare Theatre, since 1998. With United States Merchant Marine, 1955-1956.

Member American Bar Association, County Counsels Association, National Association County Civic Attorneys, Irish American Bar Association.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, amateur theater.


Married Elenore Hill, December 31, 1976 (divorced 1986). Children: Lynn, Karen, Douglas Junior, Susan, Pamela. Married Ellen Caulfield, May 14, 1988.