Education
  • Harvard University, LL.B., 1964
  • Yale University, B.A., 1961
Bar Memberships
  • Massachusetts, 1985
  • Rhode Island, 1964
  • U.S. District Court, District of Rhode Island, 1966
Work Experience
  • Hinckley Allen
    • Chair, Non-Profit Law Group
    • Partner (1971-Present)
    • Associate (1964-1965; 1969-1971)
  • Lawyers' Constitutional Defense Committee
    • Jackson, Mississippi
    • Staff Attorney (1965-1967)
  • Governor's Committee on Crime, Delinquency & Criminal Administration
    • Executive Director (1967-1969)
Professional Affiliations
  • Agawam Hunt Club
  • American Bar Association
  • Mill Reef Club (Antigua)
  • Rhode Island Bar Association
  • Rhode Island Commodores
Honors & Awards
  • Best Lawyers of America® (1993-2018), Lawyer of the Year (2013) Recognized for Banking and Finance Law, Corporate Law and Public Finance Law
  • Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business in the categories of Corporate/Commercial: Banking & Finance (Senior Statesmen)
  • Family Service of Rhode Island, Brighter Futures Award (2015)
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Peer Review Rating, Recipient
  • Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Hall of Fame, (2007)
  • Municipal Bond Attorneys of the United States, The Bond Buyer's Directory of Municipal Bond Dealers of The United States (the "Red Book")
  • Super Lawyers, Rhode Island (2008-2017), Massachusetts (2004)
Charitable & Civic Involvement
  • Family Service of Rhode Island, Inc., President Emeritus; Strategic Planning Committee Chair
  • International Tennis Hall of Fame, General Counsel
  • Providence City Council, Councilman (1979-1991); Minority Leader (1983-1991)
  • Secretary, Assistant Secretary, or Member of Board of Directors for a number of corporate and non-profit clients