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Evan Robert Chesler

Evan Robert Chesler, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1976, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1976, United States Supreme Court 1982, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1982, United States District Court (northern district) California 1982. Scholar, New York Regents, 1966-1970, 1972-1975; Junior fellow, Center for International Studies, 1974-1975.

Background

  • Chesler, Evan Robert was born on July 17, 1949 in New York City. Son of Philip and Doris (Sims) Chesler.

  • Education

    • AB, New York University, 1970. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1975. Master of Arts, Hunter College, 1973.

    Career

    • Teacher New York City Board Education, 1970—1972. Law clerk United States District Court (southern dist) New York, 1975—1976. Associate Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, 1976—1982, partner, since 1982, presiding partner, 1996—2005, deputy presiding partner, 2005—2006, presiding partner, since 2007.

      President Institute Judicial Administration School Law New York University, member board overseers Facultly Arts & Sciences.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1976, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1976, United States Supreme Court 1982, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1982, United States District Court (northern district) California 1982.

    Works

    • Author: The Russian Jewry Reader, 1973. Topics editor: New York University Law Review, 1974-1975. Contributor articles to legal journals, chapters to books.

    Membership

    Trustee New York State League Women Voters Education Foundation. Member executive committee Center Public Resources. Fellow: American Bar Association, New York Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers.

    Member: State Bar Association, Association Bar. City of New York, Order of Coif.

    Connections

    • father: Philip Chesler
    • mother: Doris (Sims) Chesler
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    Born July 17, 1949
    (age 68)
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