Jack Newsham, Senior Reporter for Insider
Law360 also recognized his expertise on law firm management and finance issues at Law360. A Yale graduate himself, he holds an M.F.A.
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Pat was the beloved grandmother to Diane (Timothy) Baum and Elizabeth Newsham from Narragansett, Rhode Island; AnnMarie Zaborski and Stephen Newsham of East Greenwich, Rhode Island; Victoria, Matthew, Joshua Peterson from Woodbridge VA; Patricia (Mark) Garufi and Thomas Patricca both living in Milton MA;
Early Life and Education
Patricia Ann (Mackin) Newsham (‘Pat’), aged 89 and currently of Portrush Run in Estero, FL but previously living in Narragansett RI and Shrewsbury MA before coming to South Weymouth MA was the loving partner of John “Jack” Newsham for nearly 50 years before passing away December 29, 2022.
She is the loving grandmother to Miley and Parker Baum; Carley, Emily, and Brooke Peterson; Michael Newsham and Brian Newsham; Victoria Ericka Finneran (Vicki), Joshua Finneran; Danielle Katherine Jack Patricca as well as their families.
Jack is a senior reporter on Insider’s fast investigations team, covering Big Law and legal industry developments for this New York-based business publication. Prior to that he covered litigation at American Lawyer and Law360; as a graduate of Yale he is also a member of Society of Professional Journalists.
Jack Newsham is a senior reporter on Insider’s fast investigations team. He covers business of law and litigation, writing about Big Law firms that represent large businesses as well as plaintiffs’ law firms and litigation funders who oppose them. Prior to joining Insider he covered legal industry trends for ALM Media LLC and Law360.
Sports writer. He’s written extensively on Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Jack Ham, who was honored with induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Ham was an indispensable member of their Super Bowl-winning 1975 season as an outside linebacker.
He reported on the surge of interest among working adults for continuing education programs, interviewing Dean John LaBrie from Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies for a Globe feature. LaBrie grew up in a blue-collar neighborhood and was the first person in his family to go to college.
Achievement and Honors
Patricia Mackin ‘Pat’ Newsham, 89 years old of Portrush Run in Estero, FL formerly from Narragansett, Rhode Island; Shrewsbury and South Weymouth Massachusetts died December 29th 2022 after nearly 50 years as John “Jack” Newsham’s beloved spouse; together they raised eight children.
The Newsham family is thrilled to support MerseySTEM Robotics Challenge, a series of competitions held across Merseyside that allow students to gain knowledge in engineering design, mathematics and science principles while building teamwork and leadership abilities.
Bob N, a custom bike designer on 9/11, created this video to raise awareness for the Ken Tietjen Foundation. Through this organization, customized bikes will be distributed to children in need in time for Christmas.
Pat is an cherished grandmother to Miley and Parker Baum; Emily and Abigail Byrne; Brooke, Zoey, Quinn Peterson; Gracen Stella Dorian Finneran; John Michaela Joshua Patterson Cassandra Zaborski Katherine Paige Margaret Newsham Alexandria Danielle Salo and William Pearson Newton, whom she also dearly considers siblings.
She is married to Mark Mastro, an attorney and real estate developer born in 1961 and who passed away at Riverside National Cemetery due to respiratory complications on January 25 2020, aged 71. Mark was an excellent family man and enjoyed traveling and spending time with his friends as much as anything.