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John Victor Roos

John Victor Roos, United States Ambassador to Japan, lawyer. Bar: California 1980. Member of California Bar Association, Order of the Coif.

Background

  • Roos, John Victor was born on February 14, 1955 in San Francisco, California, United States.

  • Education

    • AB, Stanford University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1980.

    Career

    • Partner Wilson, Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, San Francisco, 1988—2009, managing director professional services, Chief Executive Officer, 2005—2009. United States ambassador to Japan United States Department State, Tokyo, since 2009.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: California 1980.

    Membership

    Member of California Bar Association, Order of the Coif.
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    Born February 14, 1955
    (age 61)
    Nationality
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    • 1977
      Stanford University
    • 1980
      Stanford University
    • 1988 - 2009
      Partner, Wilson
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 2009
      United States ambassador, to Japan United States Department State
      Tokyo, Japan