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Gerard Denis Reilly was American judge. Bar: Massachusetts 1933, District of Columbia 1946. Fellow American Bar Foundation; member American, District of Columbia, Boston bar associations Clubs: National Lawyers (Washington), Cosmos (Washington) (president 1976-1977), Palaver (Washington), Harvard (Washington); Bass River Yacht.

Background

Reilly, Gerard Denis was born on September 27, 1906 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Thomas F. and Anne C. (O'Reilly) Reilly.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1927;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1933.

Career

State House correspondent for the, Pawtucket Times, Providence Journal, 1927-1929;night copy editor, Boston Traveler, 1929-1930;associate firm, Goodwin, Procter & Hoar, Boston, 1933-1934;reviewing attorney, Home Owner's Loan Corporation, 1934;became attorney, unites states department of Labor, 1934;assistant solicitor, unites states department of Labor, 1935;administrator, unites states department of Labor (Public Contracts Division), 1936-1937;solicitor, unites states department of Labor (Public Contracts Division), 1937-1941;member, National Labor Relations Board, 1941-1946;member firm, Reilly, Johns & Zimmerman (and predecessor firms), 1946-1970;associate judge, District of Columbia Court Appeals, 1970-1972;chief judge, District of Columbia Court Appeals, 1972-1976;senior judge, District of Columbia Court Appeals, since 1977. Lecturer constitutional law Catholic U., 1946-1947. Counsel Senate commission on labor public welfare, 1947.

Director Reed & Prince Manufacturing Company, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1963-1970.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1933, District of Columbia 1946.

Membership

Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American, District of Columbia, Boston bar associations Clubs: National Lawyers (Washington), Cosmos (Washington) (president 1976-1977), Palaver (Washington), Harvard (Washington). Bass River Yacht.

Connections

Married Eleanor Fahey, July 15, 1939 (deceased). Children: Gerard Denis (deceased), John Fahey, Margaret Anne Reilly Heffern. Married Dorothy K. Owens, January 1982.

father:
Thomas F. Reilly

mother:
Anne C. (O'Reilly) Reilly

spouse:
Eleanor Fahey

spouse:
Dorothy K. Owens

child:
Gerard Denis Reilly (deceased)

child:
John Fahey Reilly

child:
Margaret Anne Reilly Heffern Reilly