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Richard Howard Gens

Richard Howard Gens, American lawyer, consultant. Bar: Massachusetts 1952, United States District Court Massachusetts 1953, United States Court Claims 1953, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1954, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1980, United States Supreme Court 1956.

Background

Gens, Richard Howard was born on January 29, 1929 in Lynn, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Aaron Leonard and Doris L. (Damsky) Generals.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Ohio State, 1949. Juris Doctor cum laude, Boston University, 1952.

Career

Bar: Massachusetts 1952, United States District Court Massachusetts 1953, United States Court Claims 1953, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1954, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1980, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1956. Attorney, Isadore H.Y. Muchnick, Boston, 1952-1954. Member firm Sheff & Gens, Boston, 1954-1958, Richard H. Gens, Boston, 1958-1973, Leppo & Gens, Boston, 1973-1977, Gens & Gens, Sherborn, Massachusetts, since 1978.

Director Voice, Inc., Bellingham. Assistant attorney general Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1958-1961. Board of directors of public charities Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1959-1961.

Membership

Member firm Sheff & Gens, Boston, 1954-1958, Richard H. Gens, Boston, 1958-1973, Leppo & Gens, Boston, 1973-1977, Gens & Gens, Sherborn, Mass.

Connections

Married Helen Diane Pransky, June 10, 1952. Children: William, Sara Lee, Julie Ann, James, Cory, Noah.