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Daniel Kriegsman Mayers

Daniel Kriegsman Mayers, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1961. Recipient Sears prize Harvard Law School, 1959.

Background

  • Mayers, Daniel Kriegsman was born on July 10, 1934 in Scarsdale, New York, United States. Son of Chauncey Maurice and Helen P. (Kriegsman) Mayers.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1960.

    Career

    • Worked at Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering (Washington, DC) specializing in Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Appellate Practice, Aviation and Aerospace, Bankruptcy, Banks and Banking, Business Law, Civil Practice, Communications and Media, Computer and Software, Constitutional Law, Consumer Law, Corporate Law, Criminal Law, Election, Campaign and Political Law, Employee Benefits, Energy, Environmental Law, Finance, General Practice, Government Contracts, Government, Insurance, Intellectual Property, International Trade, International Law, Investments, Litigation, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Natural Resources, Occupational Safety and Health, Products Liability, Regulatory Law, RICO, Securities, Taxation, Toxic Torts, Transportation and White Collar Crime. Admitted to the bar, 1960, District of Columbia. Articles Editor, Harvard Law Review.

      Clerk to Justice Felix Frankfurter, United States. Supreme Court, October Term, 1960. Executive Assistant to Undersecretary of State, 1965-1967.

      Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering has a diverse national and international regulatory, commercial, legislative, and civil and criminal litigation practice. With offices in Washington, Baltimore, London, Brussels, and Berlin, the firm is able to meet the needs of its clients in matters involving issues of state, federal, international, or European Union law.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    President National Symphony Orchestra, Washington, 1987-1989. Chairman Sidwell Friends School, Washington, 1979-1981. Member Americans for Peace Now, since 1991, Federal City Council, Washington, since 1981.

    Chairman Community Foundation for National Capital Area, since 2008. Director International Senior Lawyers' Program, since 2004. Counsel, director Center for National Policy, Washington, 1984-1993.

    With United States Army, 1955-1957. Member American Bar Association, Metropolitan Club, Burning Tree Woodstock Country Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: tennis; fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Karen E. Silverman, September 30, 1956, children: Peter D., Leslie H. Shroyer.
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