Edward J. Casey is a graduate of Attleboro High School, Johns Hopkins University, and Western New England School of Law. He passed the Massachusetts bar examination in 1981, and had practiced law with the firm of Casey and Thompson, P.C. from the mid-1980’s until the firm’s dissolution in 2006. His practice had been and continues to be one focused on municipal law, real estate development law, commercial and residential real estate law, and probate law.
Mr. Casey is a Vietnam-era Army veteran, with almost four years’ active duty service, and approximately sixteen years’ service in the Army Reserve and National Guard. He is a former Army helicopter pilot.
Mr. Casey has participated in the civic life of his community, having worked as: a member of the Attleboro Housing Authority; a member and past chairman of the Attleboro Zoning Board of Appeals; and, a member and past president of FAIR (Friends of Attleboro Interested in Revitalization). He is a member and past president of the Attleboro Rotary Club and serves as the current chairman of the Greater Attleboro Taunton United Way board of directors. He is the recipient of a Paul Harris Fellow Award and the Massachusetts Bar Association community service award. He is a life member of the Massachusetts Bar Foundation.
Mr. Casey is the son of retired probate judge Edward F. Casey, the brother of probate judge John Casey, the spouse of Maria Y. Casey, and the father of three children. He resides in North Attleboro.