Guy C. Quinlan

Title: Lawyer
Company: Clifford Chance
Location: New York, New York, United States

Guy C. Quinlan, Lawyer at Clifford Chance, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Lawyers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in Federal antitrust and securities litigation.

Mr. Quinlan started out wanting to be a professor, so he earned a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College in 1960. He then decided to go into the field of law and received a Juris Doctorate from Harvard University in 1963. Upon completion of college, he became admitted to practice law in the state of New York. During his career, he also became admitted to practice law for the Southern and Eastern District courts of New York, the United States Court of appeals for the second, eighth, tenth, fourth and eleventh circuits, the Supreme Court of the United States and the United States Tax Court.

The highlight of Mr. Quinlan’s career was co-authoring the United States Civil Rights Commission Memorandum (Voting Rights Act of 1965). He started his career with Rogers & Wells as an associate in 1963 and was promoted to partner of the firm in 1970, where he remained until 1990. From there, he became of counsel at Clifford Chance in 1990 until 2007 when he became a consultant of the firm and remained until he retired in 2009.  Mr. Quinlan devoted time to his community throughout his career helping numerous organizations. He was a member of the Climate Advisors Group, the Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office, the Nuclear Disarmament Task Force and the All Souls Unitarian Church to name a few.  As a testament to his success, Mr. Quinlan has been listed in numerous editions of Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in the East, Who’s Who in American Law, Who’s Who in America and Who’s Who in Finance and Industry.

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