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John Eduard Barry

John Eduard Barry, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1986, New York 1987, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1987, District of Columbia 1989. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Barry, John Eduard was born on December 10, 1959 in Zurich, Switzerland. Came to the United States, 1961. Son of Robert Everett and Katharina (Watjen) Barry.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wesleyan University, 1981. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1985.

    Career

    • Law clerk Chief Judge United States Court Appeals (1st circuit), Boston, 1985-1986. Associate Debevoise & Plimpton, New York City, 1986-1989. Attorney-advisor Office of Legal Counsel United States Department of Justice, 1989-1990.

      Senior counsel Office of Legal Counsel United States Department of Justice, 1990-1991. Law clerk to retired Chief Justice Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1991-1992. Deputy assistant attorney general Office of Legal Counsel, United States Department Justice, Washington, 1992-1993.

      Of counsel Wiley, Rein & Fielding, 1993-1995, partner, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Massachusetts 1986, New York 1987, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1987, District of Columbia 1989.

    Works

    • Notes and comments editor Columbia Law Review, 1984-1985.

    Membership

    Member Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • father: Robert Everett Barry
    • mother: Katharina (Watjen) Barry
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    Born December 10, 1959
    (age 57)
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