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Lanny Arthur Breuer

Lanny Arthur Breuer, federal agency administrator, lawyer. Bar: New York 1986, District of Columbia 1988, United States District Court District of Columbia 1990, United States Court Appeals District of Columbia 1992, United States District Court Maryland 1994.

Background

  • Breuer, Lanny Arthur was born on August 5, 1958.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, Columbia University, 1980. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1985.

    Career

    • Teacher, coach The American School, Lugano, Switzerland, 1980-1982. Assistant district attorney New York City, 1985-1989. Associate Covington & Burling LLP, Washington, 1989-1995, partner, 1995—2997, 1999—2009, vice chairman public service committee, co-chairman White Collar Defense Practice Group.

      Special counsel to the President The White House, 1997-1999. Assistant attorney general criminal division United States Department Justice, since 2009. Member president's impeachment trial team.

      Defended the president in campaign finance investigations.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1986, District of Columbia 1988, United States District Court District of Columbia 1990, United States Court Appeals District of Columbia 1992, United States District Court Maryland 1994.

    Works

    • Co-author: The Statutory Asset Preservation Powers of the Federal Bank and Thrift Agencies, 1993, Complex Crimes Journal, 1994.

    Membership

    Member District of Columbia Bar (member steering committee criminal law and individual rights section since 1995, community outreach coordinator, since 1995), American Alliance for Rights and Responsibilities (board advisors), Aufbau (board trustees, since 2002).

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, sports, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Robinson, August 15, 1989. Children: Samuel Robinson, Benjamin Noah.
    • spouse: Nancy Robinson
    • children: Samuel Robinson Breuer
    • Benjamin Noah Breuer
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    Born August 5, 1958
    (age 58)
    • 1980
      Columbia University
    • 1985
      Columbia University
    • 1980 - 1982
      Teacher
      Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland, Ticino, Switzerland
    • 1985 - 1989
      assistant, district attorney New York City
    • 1989 - 1995
      associate, Covington & Burling Limited Liability Partnership
      Washington, United States
    • 1997 - 1999
      special counsel, to the President The White House
    • 2009
      assistant, attorney general criminal division United States Department Justice
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