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Richard James Concannon, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1961, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1962, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1962, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1964, United States Tax Court 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court. Decorated Knight Sovereign Military Order of Malta.


Concannon, Richard James was born on February 24, 1933 in New York City. Son of Malachy R. and Charlotte (Schreck) Concannon.


Bachelor in Economics and Social Studies, St. John's University, New York City, 1958. Juris Doctor, St. John's University, New York City, 1960.


Worked at Kelley Drye & Warren LLP. Admitted to the bar, 1961, N.Y. Kelley Drye & Warren, founded in 1836 in New York City, is today a leading international law firm of over 300 lawyers, serving clients across a wide-range of industries and legal practice areas, through a global network of offices, including Hong Kong, Brussels, and seven offices coast-to-coast in the United States.

Lawyers in the firm deal with large-scale financial, corporate and real estate transactions, often involving cross-border issues, complex international tax issues and conflicting legal systems. They also handle major domestic and international litigation of all kinds and specialize in such other areas as labor, bankruptcy, environmental law, immigration, employee benefits and representation of high net worth individuals and families. Lawyers in the firm's international practice group have been, in many cases, educated and trained in international jurisdictions, including Europe, Asia and India.


Trustee Marymount Manhattan College, New York City, 1975-1983, chairman board trustees, 1980-1983. Member New York State Governor's Task Force on Life and the Law, since 1984. Member Roman Catholic Cardinal's Committee of Laity, Archdiocese of New York, since 1983.

Trustee St. Michael's College, Winooski, Vermont, 1989-1994. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City of New York, New York County Lawyers' Association Clubs: Union League (New York City). Apawamis (Rye, New York ).

Spring Lake Bath and Tennis, Spring Lake Golf (New Jersey), Larchmont Shore.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf; tennis.


Married Maura Barclay Mara, January 18, 1964. Children: Christine C. Geithner, Kathleen Mara, Sheila Mara.