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Burton Berkley

Burton Berkley was American judge. Bar: Illinois 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, New York 1969, District of Columbia 1978.

Background

  • Berkley, Burton was born on May 10, 1934 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Ralph Albert and Frieda (Fleischman) Berkowitz.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1958.

    Career

    • Assistant attorney general Illinois Attorney General' General’ s Office, Chicago, 1958-1959. Assistant United States attorney Department of Justice, 1959-1961, appellate trial attorney Tax Division, Washington, 1961-1967. Deputy tax counsel General Electric, New York City, 1967-1970.

      Legal advisor National Institutes of Health, Department of Health, Washington, 1971-1972, deputy general counsel, 1972-1977. Special counsel to associate commissioner Office of Hearings and Appeal, Social Security Administration, Arlington, Virginia, 1977-1980, deputy chairman appeals council Office of Hearings and Appeals, 1980-1988, chief administrative law judge Hearing Office, Washington, 1988-1997, administrative law judge, 1997—2004.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1958, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, New York 1969, District of Columbia 1978.

    Works

    • Co-editor: Ethical Issues in Human Genetics, 1973.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, music, theater, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Carol Grace Goldberg, December 22, 1955. Children: David Saul (deceased), Florence Melissa Berkley-Yokie.
    • father: Ralph Albert Berkowitz
    • mother: Frieda (Fleischman) Berkowitz
    • spouse: Carol Grace Goldberg
    • children: David Saul Berkley (deceased)
    • Florence Melissa Berkley-Yokie Berkley
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    Born March 10, 1934
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