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Matthew Joseph Dowd, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1969, United States District Court (southern and ea, districts) New York 1975, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1977, Connecticut 1988.

Background

Dowd, Matthew Joseph was born on December 20, 1943 in S.I., New York, United States. Son of Matthew Joseph and Kathleen (Larkin) Dowd.

Education

Manhattan College (Bachelor of Arts, 1965). Cornell University (Juris Doctor, 1968). Phi Alpha Theta. Attorney, Hartford Insurance Company, 1968-1970.

1977 Sabbatical with Trade Subcommittee, Ways and Means Committee, United States. House of Representatives, Washington, D.C.

Career

Attorney, Hartford Insurance Company. New York City, 1968-1970; attorney, AMAX Coal Company Inc., New York City, 1971-1984; senior attorney, AMAX Coal Company Inc., Greenwich, Connecticut, 1984-1986; assistant general counsel, AMAX Coal Company Inc., Greenwich, Connecticut, 1986-1989; assistant general counsel, AMAX Coal Company Inc., New York City, 1990-1993; associate general counsel, vice president, Harris Chemical Group, Inc., New York City, 1994-1998; associate general counsel, International Minerals and Chemical Corporation Global, Inc., New York City, since 1998. Congressional assistant trade subcommittee ways and means committee United States House of Representatives, Washington, 1976-1977.

Board directors Bandgap Technology, Inc., Broomfield, Colorado, 1991-1993.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1969, United States District Court (southern and ea, districts) New York 1975, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1977, Connecticut 1988.

Membership

Secretary school board Our Lady of Mercy, Park Ridge, New Jersey, 1987-1988. Board dirs.Montvale (New Jersey) Swim Club, 1988-1992. Member American Bar Association, Westchester-Fairfield Corporation Counsel Association, American Corporation Counsel Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, travel, tennis, golf.

Connections

Married Claire Louise McGuirl, August 7, 1976. Children: Maureen Claire, Colleen Ann, Matthew Joseph.

father:
Matthew Joseph Dowd

mother:
Kathleen (Larkin) Dowd

spouse:
Claire Louise McGuirl

child:
Colleen Ann Dowd

child:
Maureen Claire Dowd

child:
Matthew Joseph Dowd