Charles Fried

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Charles Fried
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Associate Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court
In office
September 1995 – June 1999
Appointed byWilliam Weld
Preceded byJoseph Nolan
Succeeded byJudith Cowin
Solicitor General of the United States
In office
June 1, 1985 – January 20, 1989
Acting: June 1, 1985 – October 23, 1985
PresidentRonald Reagan
Preceded byRex Lee
Succeeded byWilliam Bryson (Acting)
Personal details
Born (1935-04-15) April 15, 1935 (age 84)
Prague, Czechoslovakia
(now Czech Republic)
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Anne Summerscale
Children2
EducationPrinceton University (BA)
University of Oxford (BA)
Columbia University (LLB)

Charles Fried (born April 15, 1935)[1] is a Czech-born American jurist and lawyer of Jewish descent. [1] He served as United States Solicitor General under President Ronald Reagan from 1985 to 1989. He is a professor at Harvard Law School and has been a visiting professor at Columbia Law School.

Fried is the author of nine books and over 30 journal articles, and his work has appeared in over a dozen collections.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ed, 63rd (1 August 1999). "International Who's Who 2000". Taylor & Francis – via Google Books.