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Hamilton Phillips Fox, III Edit Profile

also known as Phil Fox

Lawyer

Hamilton Phillips Fox, III, American lawyer. Bar: Maine 1971, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Maryland, United States Court Appeals (1st, 9th and District of Columbia circuits), Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Background

III, Hamilton Phillips Fox, was born on September 18, 1945 in Salisbury, Maryland, United States. Son of Hamilton Phillips and Evelyn Louise (Jefferson) F.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University Virginia, 1967. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1970.

Career

Law clerk to judge The United States of America Court Appeals (1st circuit), Portland, Maine, 1970-1971. Law clerk to Honorary Stanley Reed and Lewis F. Powell Junior Supreme Court of the United States Court, Washington, 1971-1972. Assistant United States attorney United States Attorney' General’ s Office, 1972-1973, 74-77.

Assistant special prosecuter Watergate Prosecution Force, 1973-1974. Deputy chief organized crime section United States Department Justice, 1977-1980. Sole practice, 1980-1984.

Partner Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer & Wood, 1984-1990. Now partner Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan. Lecturer law University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1980-1982.

Associate deputy counsel committee on standards of official conduct United States House of Representatives, 1983-1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: Maine 1971, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Maryland, United States Court Appeals (1st, 9th and District of Columbia circuits), Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Connections

Married Mary Shannon Lafans, August 31, 1968 (dissolved). Children: Gretchen Robinson, Hamilton Duke, Caleb Savage. Married Barbara Daniels Robinson, December 13, 1986.

father:
Hamilton Phillips F.

mother:
Evelyn Louise (Jefferson) F.

spouse:
Mary Shannon Lafans

spouse:
Barbara Daniels Robinson

child:
Gretchen Robinson III

child:
Hamilton Duke III

child:
Caleb Savage III