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George Henry Newman, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1975, United States District Court (eastern district), Pennsylvania 1976, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1985, United States Supreme Court 1985, United States district Pennsylvania, 2006, West district Pennsylvania, 2008; certified criminal trial advisory National Board Trial Advocacy.


Newman, George Henry was born on December 16, 1949 in Cheverly, Maryland, United States. Son of Leon and Ruth (Patt) Newman.


Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1971. Juris Doctor, Temple University, 1975.


Staff attorney Defender Association Philadelphia, 1975-1979. Law clerk to judge Court of Common Pleas, Philadelphia, 1979-1982. Partner Ellis and Newman, Professional Corporation, 1982-1986, Newman and McGlaughlin, Professional Corporation, Philadelphia, 1986—2004, Newman and Associates, Philadelphia, since 2005.


Member National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers (life, board directors 1994-2000, since 2009), Federal Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman criminal justice section 1987, 94, 2004, executive committee 2004, board governors 1987-1988), Pennsylvania Association Criminal Defense Lawyers (vice president 1988-1989), National Board Trial Advocates (board certified).


  • Other Interests

    Skiing, sailing, tennis, swimming.


Married Linda Joan Fahy. Children: Joshua Michael, David Peter.