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Alfred Robert Pietrzak

Alfred Robert Pietrzak, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (southern, eastern, western and northern districts) New York 1975, (northern district) California 1983, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea. circuit) 1975, (9th circuit) 1983, (11th circuit) 1985, United States Supreme Court 1985. Named one of World's Leading Litig. Lawyers, Euromoney magazine.

Background

  • Pietrzak, Alfred Robert was born on June 26, 1949 in Glen Cove, New York, United States. Son of Alfred S. and Wanda M. (Wapniarski) Pietrzak.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude in cursu honorem, Fordham University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1974.

    Career

    • Associate Brown & Wood (formerly Brown, Wood, Ivey, Mitchell & Petty), New York City, 1974-1982, partner, 1983—2001. Also head litigation practice group. Partner and member executive committee Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP (following merger), New York City, since 2001, and co-chair professional responsibility committee.

      Member finance products advisory committee Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Member Continuing Legal Education faculty Fordham University School Law. Member litigation advisory committee Bond Market Association.

      Board advisors Review of Securities and Commodities Regulation. Board editors Futures International Law Letter. Advisory board Fordham International Law Journal.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (southern, eastern, western and northern districts) New York 1975, (northern district) California 1983, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea. circuit) 1975, (9th circuit) 1983, (11th circuit) 1985, United States Supreme Court 1985.

    Works

    • Editorial advisory board Fordham International Law Journal, Review of Securities and Commodities Regulation. Contbr. Articles to legal journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York (securities regulation committee, chairman futures regulation committee, retail finance services committee), American Law Institute (lecturer), Securities Industry Association, Futures Industry Association, Bond Market Association.

    Connections

    • Married Sharon Esther Chizek, July 9, 1978. Children: Eric A., Daniel J.
    • father: Alfred S. Pietrzak
    • mother: Wanda M. (Wapniarski) Pietrzak
    • spouse: Sharon Esther Chizek
    • children: Eric A. Pietrzak
    • Daniel J. Pietrzak
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    Born June 26, 1949
    (age 68)
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