Claire Gregory of Alexandria, Va., passed away Jan. 21, 2015, at the age of 54.
Born in Winfield, Ill., Gregory was admitted to the New Hampshire Bar in 1987 after graduating from Smith College and University of Virginia Law School.
Gregory was a passionate defender of human rights and served as a trial attorney for the NH Attorney Generalís Office. She later worked as a senior trial attorney in the civil rights division of the US Department of Justice. A co-founder of the NH Domestic Violence Summer of Safety Program, she was devoted to community service and to her friends and family.
In memory of our colleague, the NHBA Board of Governors has contributed to the NH Bar Foundation.