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Lawrence E. Walsh

Lawrence E. WalshAKA Lawrence Edward Walsh

Born: 8-Jan-1912
Birthplace: Port Maitland, Nova Scotia, Canada
Died: 19-Mar-2014
Location of death: Oklahoma City, OK
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Government

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Independent Prosecutor for Iran-Contra

Wife: (d. 1964, two daughters)
Daughter: Barbara Marie Walsh
Daughter: Janet Walsh Larson
Wife: Mary Alma Porter (m. 1965)
Daughter: Elizabeth Porter Walsh

    High School: Flushing High School, Queens, NY
    University: AB, Columbia University (1932)
    Law School: LLB, Columbia Law School (1935)
    Trustee: Columbia University

    US Official Independent Counsel, Iran-Contra Investigation (1986-93)
    Crowe & Dunlevy Partner (1981-)
    Davis Polk & Wardwell Partner (1961-81)
    US Deputy Attorney General (1957-60)
    US District Judge Southern District of New York (1954-57)
    Iran-Contra Scandal Special Prosecutor
    American Bar Association
    New York State Bar Association President (1966-67)
    Association of the Bar of the City of New York
    American Judicature Society
    American Law Institute
    American College of Trial Lawyers Fellow
    Naturalized US Citizen

Author of books:
Firewall: The Iran-Contra Conspiracy and Cover-Up (Jun-1997, nonfiction)
The Gift of Insecurity: A Lawyer's Life (Oct-2003, memoir)

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