Title: Associate Justice (Retired)
Company: Superior Court
Location: Longmeadow, Massachusetts, United States
Judge George Cregan Keady Jr., Retired Associate Justice at the Superior Court, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the legal industry.
With more than 55 years of professional excellence, Dr. Keady is a respected and prominent industry leader who most recently served as a freelance mediator and arbitrator from 1993 to 2007, having formerly served as an associate justice with the Superior Court in Springfield, MA, from 1982 until his retirement from the industry in 1993. Prior to these illustrious roles, he acted as a justice of the District Court in Springfield from 1979 to 1982, partner at Wilson, Keady & Ratner from 1958 to 1979, associate at Peter D. Wilson from 1953 to 1957, and associate at Ganley & Crook from 1950 to 1953. Alongside his primary endeavors, Dr. Keady was the former dean of the Western New England College Law School from 1970 to 1973, director of the Western Massachusetts Bar Review from 1956 to 1963, and chairman of the Massachusetts Commission on Judicial Conduct from 1990 to 1993.
To prepare for his career, Dr. Keady pursued a formal education at the University of Kansas, completing coursework from 1943 to 1944. He subsequently attended Fordham University, earning a Bachelor of Science in 1949. Thereafter, he obtained a Doctor of Jurisprudence from Columbia University in 1950. After obtaining some hands-on experience in the field, he earned a Doctor of Laws from Western New England College in 1973. He has been admitted to practice law in the state of Massachusetts.
Dr. Keady has been a member of several organizations over the years, including the American Law Institute, the Massachusetts Bar Association, and the Hampden County Bar Association, where he served as president from 1965 to 1967. He is additionally affiliated with the Supreme Court Historical Society, Longmeadow Country Club, and Phi Delta Phi. A first sergeant in the United States Army from 1943 to 1946, he received a Decorated Bronze Star for his military service. In light of his exceptional achievements, Dr. Keady has been listed in several editions of Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in American Law.
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