Bar News - June 18, 2014
In Memoriam: Arthur Mudge
Arthur Mudge, 84, of Hanover passed away May 23.
He graduated from Princeton University in 1951 and then went on to serve in the Korean War. Upon his return, he graduated from Harvard Law School in 1956. Mudge practiced law in New Hampshire for 10 years, first as a clerk for Federal Appellate Judge Peter Woodbury, then as a partner with Sulloway & Hollis of Concord.
In 1966, he joined the US Agency for International Development (USAID). There he oversaw economic development assistance programs in Panama, Peru, Bolivia, Guyana, Nicaragua and Sudan. He then served as a fellow at the Harvard Center for International Affairs. In 1984, he resumed his law practice in Hanover. In his retirement, Arthur provided pro bono legal work and served on several nonprofit boards.
Mudge is survived by his wife, Mary, and his daughters, Becca, Susanna, Sarah and Katy.
A memorial service is set for 2 p.m., Saturday, June 21, Kendal at Hanover, 80 Lyme Road, Hanover. Time and place to be determined for a second service on Monday, Aug. 4.
In memory of our colleague Arthur Mudge, the New Hampshire Bar Associationís Board of Governors has contributed to the NH Bar Foundation, 2 Pillsbury St., Concord, NH 03301.