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Richard Stephen Salzman

Richard Stephen Salzman, American judge. Bar: New York 1960, United States Supreme Court 1963, District of Columbia 1970. Recipient Administrators award Superior Service, United States Department Transportation, 1968. Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Palisades (Potomac, Maryland), National Lawyers (Washington).

Background

  • Salzman, Richard Stephen was born on April 6, 1933 in New York City. Son of Leonard and Jeannette S. (Levy) Salzman.

  • Education

    • AB, Columbia University, 1954. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1959.

    Career

    • Law clerk United States Court Appeals District of Columbia circuit, Washington, 1959—1960. Associate Botein, Hays, Sklar & Herzberg, New York City, 1960—1962. Trial attorney United States Department Justice, Washington, 1962—1967.

      Assistant chief counsel United States Department Transportation, 1967—1970, practice, 1970—1974. Administrative judge United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 1974—1981. Judge District of Columbia Superior Court, 1981—1986.

      Board directors Forest Hills Citizens Association, Washington, 1972. Served to lieutenant United States Navy, 1954-1957.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1960, United States Supreme Court 1963, District of Columbia 1970.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Palisades (Potomac, Maryland), National Lawyers (Washington).

    Connections

    • Married Lois Ann Wallace, July 18, 1959. Children: John Marx, Andrew Henry.
    • father: Leonard Salzman
    • mother: Jeannette S. (Levy) Salzman
    • spouse: Lois Ann Wallace
    • children: John Marx Salzman
    • Andrew Henry Salzman
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    Born April 6, 1933
    Died June 30, 2005
    (aged 72)
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