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Leo Vincent Gaffney, American judge. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers; member American Bar Association (house of deals from 1963), State Bar Association Connecticut (president 1962-1963), Federation Insurance Counsel (Board of Governors 1961-1963).

Background

Gaffney, Leo Vincent was born on April 14, 1903 in New Britain, Connecticut, United States. Son of Bernard Francis and Alice (Sherlock) Gaffney.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale, 1925, Bachelor of Laws, 1928.

Career

Admitted to Connecticut bar, 1928, since practiced in New Britain. Assistant attorney general Connecticut, 1935-1944. Assistant United States district attorney, 1944.

Judge Superior Court, State of Connecticut, 1964-1969. Chairman board adjustment City of New Britain, 1938-1947, New Britain Redevelopment Commission, 1958-1961.

Membership

Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association (house of deals from 1963), State Bar Association Connecticut (president 1962-1963), Federation Insurance Counsel (Board of Governors 1961-1963).

Connections

Married Ruth Boylan, October 21, 1930. Children: Patricia Ann (Mistress.

father:
Bernard Francis Gaffney

mother:
Alice (Sherlock) Gaffney

spouse:
Ruth Boylan

child:
Patricia Ann (Mrs Gaffney