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Frank Herschel Finch,, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967, United States District Court Connecticut 1997.


Finch,, Frank Herschel was born on March 13, 1933 in Minneapolis. Son of Frank H. and Louise A. (Henry) Finch.


Bachelor, Harvard University, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University Law School, 1959.


Associate, Howd & Lavieri, Winsted, Connecticut, 1959-1961;partner, Howd, Lavieri & Finch, Winsted, since 1961. Prosecuting attorney Connecticut Circuit Court, 1961-1978. Member of advisory board Connecticut Bank and Trust Company, since 1976.

Board directors Northwest Connecticut Health Corporation, since 1986.


Chairman, board directors Winsted Memorial Hospital, 1975-1977. Member regional advisory council Northwest Connecticut Community College. Chairman board trustees Northwest Connecticut Young Men's Christian Association Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1959.

Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association (board governors 1985-1999, president 1998-1999), Litchfield County Bar Association (president 1974-1976, grievance committee 1982-1986, state trial referee since 1984), American Arbitration Association (arbitrator since 1975), National Association District Attorneys, Northwest Connecticut C. of Chamber (board directors 1978-1993, chairman 1980-1981, secretary 1985-1989, vice president since 1989), Rotary (president Winsted club 1967-1968), University Club (executive committee since 1985, vice president since 1998).


Married Margaret Lee Samuel, June 13, 1953. Children: Frank H. III, Lani D.L.