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Leo Parskey Edit Profile

state justice

Leo Parskey, state justice. Bar: Connecticut 1940. Recipient Judiciary award Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association, 1979. Founder Citizens Charter Committee, Hartford, 1947. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association.

Background

Parskey, Leo was born on June 22, 1915 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Abraham and Fannie Parskey.

Education

Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Private practice, Hartford, Connecticut, 1946-1965. Partner firm Parskey, Gross & Kline, 1958-1962. Judge Superior Court Connecticut, 1965-1980.

Justice Supreme Court Connecticut, since 1980. Member Hartford City Council, 1953-1957, deputy mayor, 1955-1957. Counsel Connecticut Senate, 1963-1965, Connecticut Democratic Party, 1963-1965.

Achievements

  • Bar: Connecticut 1940.

Membership

Founder Citizens Charter Committee, Hartford, 1947. Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member American Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association.

Connections

Married Rhoda Muriel Schulman, November 2, 1941. Children: Leslie Frances, Margaret Jean, Joseph William.

father:
Abraham Parskey

mother:
Fannie Parskey

spouse:
Rhoda Muriel Schulman

child:
Leslie Frances Parskey

child:
Margaret Jean Parskey

child:
Joseph William Parskey