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Francis Lee Bailey (Francis Lee Bailey)

F. Lee Bailey, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Litigation, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Contract and Airplane Crash Litigation.

Background

Bailey, Francis Lee was born on June 10, 1933 in Waltham, Massachusetts, United States.

Education

Student, Harvard University, 1950—1952. Student, Harvard University, 1957. Bachelor of Laws, Boston University, 1960.

Career

Worked at Bailey, Fishman, Freeman & Ferrin. Admitted to the bar, 1960. Admitted to bar, 1960, Massachusetts.

1961, United States. District Court, District of Massachusetts. 1963, United States. Court of Appeals, First Circuit. 1964, United States. Supreme Court, United States.

Tax Court and United States. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. 1967, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

1968, United States. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit. 1969, United States. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit. 1970, United States. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

1971, United States. Court of Appeals, Fourth and Seventh Circuits. 1980, United States. District Court, Western and Northern Districts of Texas. 1981, United States. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces.

1984, United States. Court of Appeals, Eighth and Eleventh Circuits. 1985, United States. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit, 1989, Florida. Education: Harvard University.

Boston University (Bachelor of Laws, 1960). Commercial Pilot's License, 1954. Host for F. Lee Bailey Moot Court: National University Law School, San Diego, California, 1980.

Nova Law School, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1991. Co-Author: with Henry Rothblatt, Esq., Criminal Law Library, Vols. 1-11, 1969-1982; with Kenneth J. Fishman, supplements to "Bailey-Rothblatt Criminal Law Series." Author: "Tort Damages: The Plaintiff's Case," Boston Law Review, 1961.

The Defense Never Rests, Stein & Day, 1971. For the Defense, Atheneum, 1975. Cleared for the Approach, Prentice-Hall, 1977.

Secrets, Stein & Day. How to Protect Yourself Against Cops in California and other Strange Places, Stein & Day, 1982. To Be a Trial Lawyer, TelShare Publishing, 1982.

Counsel, Chief Judge, United States. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Member, Uniform Code of Military Justice Code Committee.

Member: American Bar Association (Member, Criminal Justice Section). The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Co-Chairman, Criminal Law Section). Military: Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps, 1952-1956 (Also Member: Bailey, Fishman & Leonard, Boston, Massachusetts).

Membership

Member, Uniform Code of Military Justice Code Committee. Member: American Bar Association (Member, Criminal Justice Section). The Association of Trial Lawyers of America (Co-Chairman, Criminal Law Section).

Military: Lieutenant, United States Marine Corps, 1952-1956 (Also Member: Bailey, Fishman & Leonard, Boston, Massachusetts).

Connections

Married Florence Gott (divorced 1961). Married Froma Portney (divorced 1972). Married Lynda Hart, August 26, 1972 (divorced 1980).

Married Patricia Shiers, June 10, 1985.