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Thomas Joseph Paolino, state justice. Bar: Rhode Island 1931. Decorated knight St. Gregory.

Background

Paolino, Thomas Joseph was born on December 4, 1905 in Providence. Son of Joseph and Elvira (Cardarelli) Paolino.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1928. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1931. Doctor of Laws, Bryant College, 1964.

Doctor of Laws, St. Francis College, Biddeford, Maine, 1971. Doctor of Laws, Suffolk University, 1973. Doctor of Laws, Salve Regina College, 1976.

Career

Member, Fooley, Dunn & Paolino, 1940-1987;associate justice, Rhode Island Supreme Court, 1956-1987.

Achievements

  • Bar: Rhode Island 1931.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Digest of Rhode Island Zoning Cases, 1960, Zoning—Its Growth and Development in Rhode Island, 1963, A Digest of Rhode Island Zoning Cases, 2d volunteer, 1987.

Membership

Chairman board trustees Roger Williams College. Member corporation Miriam Hospital, Providence, 1971-1987. Member American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Society Legal History (branch vice president), Harvard Law School Association Rhode Island (vice president), Association Master Knights Sovereign Military Order Malta in the United States, Knights of Columbus, Aurora Civic Association, Harvard Club, Brown Club.

Connections

Married Florence Dolce, June 23, 1932. Children: Loreen Ann, Thomas Joseph, Linda Vera.

father:
Joseph Paolino

mother:
Elvira (Cardarelli) Paolino

spouse:
Florence Dolce

child:
Loreen Ann Paolino

child:
Thomas Joseph Paolino

child:
Linda Vera Paolino