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Lawyer

Thomas Henry Quinn, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1941, Rhode Island 1946, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1974. Recipient Endicott Peabody Saltonstall prize, Harvard College, 1969-1971. Member of American Bar Association, Estate Planning Council Rhode Island, Federal Tax Forum Rhode Island, American Judicature Society, Rhode Island Bar Association, Point Judith Country, Turks Head, Dunes, Harvard, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Quinn, Thomas Henry was born on July 28, 1914 in Warwick, Rhode Island, United States. Son of Patrick Henry and Margaret Mary (Connors) Quinn.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1936. Bachelor of Laws, 1940.

Career

Associate Cravath, deGersdorff, Swaine & Wood, New York City, 1940—1943. Partner Quinn & Quinn, Providence, 1946—1956, 1964—1972, Swan, Keeney, Jenckes & Asquith, Providence, 1972—1978. Of counsel Asquith, Merolla, Anderson, Ryan & Wiley, from 1979.

Member National Council Marshall Plan Aid European Recovery, New England Board Higher Education, 1957—1959. Chairman Rhode Island Commission Higher Education Facilities, 1964—1968, Rhode Island Supreme Court Special Committee, 1969—1971. Member committee complaints Rhode Island Bar Association, 1970—1972.

Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1941, Rhode Island 1946, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1974.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Estate Planning Council Rhode Island, Federal Tax Forum Rhode Island, American Judicature Society, Rhode Island Bar Association, Point Judith Country, Turks Head, Dunes, Harvard, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Children: Martin, Thomas Henry, Ralph H., Fredrika H., Patrick H., Cristiana M.

father:
Patrick Henry Quinn

mother:
Margaret Mary (Connors) Quinn

child:
Martin Quinn

child:
Thomas Henry Quinn

child:
Ralph H. Quinn

child:
Fredrika H. Quinn

child:
Patrick H. Quinn

child:
Cristiana M. Quinn