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Mary Anne Polk O'Meara

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Mary Anne Polk O'Meara, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1975, United States District Court New Jersey 1975.

Background

O'Meara, Mary Anne Polk was born on July 2, 1948 in Baltimore. Daughter of Albert Sidney and Mary Anna (Sutch) Polk.

Education

AB, Wellesley College, 1970. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1973. Doctor of Medicine, 1973.

Career

Attorney United States General Services Administration, San Francisco, advisor, 1973—1975. Sole practice Moorestown, New Jersey, 1976—1983. Partner O'Meara & Countess, Moorestown, since 1983.

Member New Jersey Supreme Court ethics committee, Burlington/Ocean Counties, since 1983. Vice chairman Moorestown Township Planning Board, 1984, member, 1980—1984. Member advisory board Burlington County council Girl Scouts United States of America, New Jersey, 1984.

Board directors Moorestown Improvement Association, 1980, Moorestown Tots School, 1980—1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: New Jersey 1975, United States District Court New Jersey 1975.

Membership

Member of National Association Women Lawyers, American Bar Association, New Jersey Women Lawyers Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, Finance Planning Council South Jersey, Tri-County Women Lawyers (co-founder, president 1982-1984), Burlington County Bar Association (chairman committee 1983-1985, trustee since 1985), Wellesley(Philadelphia) (alumnae admission representative 1981-1984), Newcomers(Moorestown) (president 1980-1981).

Connections

Married John O'Meara, September 1, 1973. Children: Caroline Polk, Isabel Padien.

father:
Albert Sidney Polk

mother:
Mary Anna (Sutch) Polk

spouse:
John O'Meara

children:
Caroline Polk O'Meara

Isabel Padien O'Meara