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Lawyer

Richard F. Staples, American lawyer, specializing in the field of. Member of Hinckley, Allen & Snyder.

Background

Staples, Richard Farnsworth was born on November 24, 1919 in Providence. Son of Harold E. and Margaret (Smith) Staples.

Education

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

Career

Worked at Hinckley, Allen & Snyder (Providence, RI) specializing in Antitrust, Banking, Bankruptcy, Construction, Corporate, Employee Benefits, Energy, Environmental, Financial Services, Health, Intellectual Property, International, Non-Profit, Labor, Litigation, Municipal and Bonds, Personal Financial Planning, Policy Management, Real Estate, Securities, Tax, Technology. Admitted to the bar, 1949. (Retired)

High quality, timely and responsive legal service with an ongoing dedication to close, personal client attention has defined Hinckley, Allen & Snyder's practice for more than 90 years.

Achievements

  • Bar: Rhode Island 1949.

Membership

Chairman school committee Town of Barrington (Rhode Island), 1957-1962, member, 1956-1962. Member State Board Education, Providence, 1964-1969, chairman, 1968-1969. President Rhode Island History Society, 1981-1983.

Served to 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1946. Member American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association, Society Colonial Wars, Providence Art Club, Harvard Club.

Connections

Married Mary Kingsbury, June 20, 1942. Children: Richard Farnsworth, Junior, Benjamin T., Edward K.

father:
Harold E. Staples

mother:
Margaret (Smith) Staples

spouse:
Mary Kingsbury

child:
Richard Farnsworth Staples

child:
Junior Staples

child:
Benjamin T. Staples

child:
Edward K. Staples