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Edward Michael Fogarty, American lawyer. Bar: Rhode Island 1972, District of Columbia 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1977.

Background

Fogarty, Edward Michael was born on February 25, 1948 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Raymond Henry and Mary (Hogan) Fogarty.

Education

Bachelor, Providence College, 1969. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1972.

Career

Law clerk United States District Court Rhode Island, Providence, 1972-1973. Associate Wilkinson, Cragun & Barker, Washington, 1973-1979, partner, 1979-1982, Baenen, Timme, De Reitzes & Middleton, Washington, 1982-1983. Counsel Spriggs & Hollingsworth, 1983-1998.

Legal counsel to speaker Rhode Island House of Representatives, Providence, 1987-1993. Legal counsel to majority leader Rhode Island Senate, Providence, 1993-2003, 04-08, legal counsel to senate president, 2003-2004, 08-. Arbitrator Rhode Island Superior Court, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: Rhode Island 1972, District of Columbia 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1977.

Membership

Trustee Festival Ballet Providence, since 1988, president, 1994—1996. Member of American Bar Association, American Arbitration Association (national panel of arbitrators 1985-1996), District of Columbia Bar, Rhode Island Bar Association (house delegations 1992-1994), University Club Providence, University Club Washington.

Connections

Married Gail Higgins, January 8, 1977.

father:
Raymond Henry Fogarty

mother:
Mary (Hogan) Fogarty

spouse:
Gail Higgins