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Vincent Bogan Welch Edit Profile


Vincent Bogan Welch, American lawyer.


Welch, Vincent Bogan was born on October 3, 1917 in Portland, Maine, United States. Son of Arthur Deehan and Jane Agnes (Bogan) Welch.


Bachelor of Arts, Bowdoin College, 1938, Doctor of Laws, 1975. Juris Doctor, Harvard, 1941.


Bar: Maine bar 1941, District of Columbia Bar 1946. Attorney Federal Communication Commission, Washington, 1941-1942. Senior partner firm Welch & Morgan, Washington, 1946-1977.

Partner Capital City Oil Corporation, Washington, 1949-1984, Dulles Industrial Center (real estate), Loudoun County, Virginia, 1969-1977. Chairman of the Board Conti-Urban television Corporation, San Jose, California, 1964-1980, Warrangal Proprietary Ltd. (real estate), Sydney, Australia, since 1969.

Chairman of the Board, president Linda-Pont Corporation (restaurants), Washington, 1966-1977. Managing partner Holomua Holdings (real estate), Maui, Hawaii, 1973-1984, Te Awanui Holdings (real estate), Tauranga, New Zealand, 1973-1984, Rica Cosecha Holdings (real estate), Benidorm, Spain, 1974-1984. Vice president Rich Hill Corporation (real estate), West Bath, Maine, 1973-1976.

Chairman of the Board, treasurer Des Indes Corporation (international investments), Washington, 1975-1976. Managing partner Pine Tree Holdings (real estate), Maine, 1975-1984. Owner J& P Advertising Agency, Portland, 1977-1980, Welch Enterprises, Portland, 1977-1984.


Member National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1955-1972. Member Fairfax (Virginia) Hospital Association, 1958-1977, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Washington, 1958-1960, Legal Aid Bureau, 1954-1960. Member campaign steering committee Portland Public Library, 1978, Portland Museum Art, 1980-1984.

Served to Lieutenant (senior grade) United States Navy Reserve, 1942-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Legion, American Veterans of World World War II, Korea, Vietnam (commander Washington 1948), Harvard Law School Alumni Association, American Bar Association (house delegations 1955), District of Columbia Bar Association, Federal Communications Bar Association (president 1954), bar assns), National Conference Bar Presidents, Portland Chamber of Commerce, Portland Committee on Foreign Relations, Portland Society Art.

Clubs: Cumberland (Portland, Maine).


Married Barbara Gross, November 15, 1941.

Arthur Deehan Welch

Jane Agnes (Bogan) Welch

Barbara Gross