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Ernest Benjamin Orsatti

Ernest Benjamin Orsatti, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1974, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1974, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1977, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1992, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 2006, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978. Named one of Pennsylvania Superlawyers, since 2000, Best Lawyers in America, since 2003.

Background

  • Orsatti, Ernest Benjamin was born on November 14, 1949 in Pittsburgh. Son of Ernest Ubaldo and Dorothy Minerva (Pfeiffer) Orsatti.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Marquette University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Duquesne University, 1974. Postgraduate, Army Command and General Staff College, 1984.

    Career

    • Associate Jubelirer, Pass & Intrieri, Pittsburgh, 1974-1981, partner, since 1981. Judge advocate General's Corps United States Army Reserves, 1976—2003. Served to captain United States Army, 1975, lieutenant colonel United States Army, retired.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1974, United States District Court (western district) Pennsylvania 1974, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1977, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1992, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 2006, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978.

    Works

    • Contributing editor: The Developing Labor Law, 4th edition, 1992—2002. Chapter editor The Developing Labor Law, 4th edition, since 2002. Contributing editor: Elkouri and Elkouri, How Arbitration Works, BNA, since 2001.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Board directors American Italian Cultural Institute, Pittsburgh, 1999—2004. Member American Bar Association, American Civil Liberties Union (legal committee 1996-2005), American Arbitration Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association (professional ethics committee since 2000), American Legion.

    Connections

    • Married Ingrid Zalman, May 3, 1975. 1 child, Benjamin E.
    • father: Ernest Ubaldo Orsatti
    • mother: Dorothy Minerva (Pfeiffer) Orsatti
    • spouse: Ingrid Zalman
    • child: Benjamin E. Orsatti
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    Born November 14, 1949
    (age 68)
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