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Jerome Paul Weiss

Jerome Paul Weiss, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1962, District of Columbia 1975. Trustee Landon School, Bethesda, Maryland, 1982—1988; Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Naples Bath and Tennis Club (Florida), Riverbend Country Club (Great Falls, Virginia).

Background

  • Weiss, Jerome Paul was born on May 16, 1934 in Binghamton, New York, United States. Son of Milton I. and Irene (Freeman) Weiss.

  • Education

    • AB magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1956. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1961.

    Career

    • Associate Hiscock, Cowie, Bruce, Lee & Mawhinney, Syracuse, New York, 1961—1964, Hamel, Park, McCabe & Saunders, Washington, 1974—1976, partner, 1976—1978, senior partner, 1978—1983, managing partner, 1983—1986. Assistant general counsel Agway Inc., Syracuse, 1964—1972. Deputy governor, general counsel Farm Credit Administration, Washington, 1972—1973.

      Managing partner Sonnenschein, Nath & Rosenthal, 1986—1996. Adjunct professor Syracue University School Law, 1970—1974, Antioch School Law, 1974—1976. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1958.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1962, District of Columbia 1975.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to legal journals.

    Membership

    Trustee Landon School, Bethesda, Maryland, 1982—1988. Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Naples Bath and Tennis Club (Florida), Riverbend Country Club (Great Falls, Virginia).

    Connections

    • Married Marion Levitt Weiss, June 30, 1963. Children: Jonathan Peter, Andrew Stephen.
    • father: Milton I. Weiss
    • mother: Irene (Freeman) Weiss
    • spouse: Marion Levitt Weiss
    • children: Jonathan Peter Weiss
    • Andrew Stephen Weiss
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