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Banker , judge

G. Joseph Tauro, American former judge, banker. Bar: Massachusetts 1927.


Tauro, G. Joseph was born on January 10, 1906 in Lynn, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Orazio and Emma (Amicangelo) Tauro.


Student, College Business Administration, Boston University, 1924. Juris Doctor, Boston University, 1927. Doctor of Laws, Boston University, 1964.

Doctor Juridical Science, Suffolk University, 1965. Doctor of Laws, University Massachusetts, 1969. Doctor of Laws, Merrimack College, 1970.


Practice law, Lynn, 1927-1961. The American Association For Justice Massachusetts Superior Court, 1961-1962, chief justice, 1962-1970, Supreme Judicial Court Massachusetts, Boston, 1970-1976. Chief legal counsel to governor John A. Volpe, 1961.

Professor law Boston University, 1976-1977. Chairman board Security National Bank, Lynn, 1977-1978. Member advisory council Judges National Council Crime and Delinquency, from 1963, national trustee, 1963-1972.

Member visiting committee judges Institute Court Management, University Denver, from 1971.


  • Bar: Massachusetts 1927.


Member board managers, executive committee Lynn Hospital, 1945-1961. Member National Conference Metropolitan Court Judges (chairman 1966-1967), Boston University Law School Alumni (national president 1955-1956), Massachusetts Trial Lawyers Association (president 1960), American Law Institute, Institute Judicial Administration, American Bar Association, National Conference State Trial Judges (committee on continuing legal education since 1971).


Married Helen M. Petrossi, January 30, 1929. 1 son, Joseph L.

Orazio Tauro

Emma (Amicangelo) Tauro

Helen M. Petrossi