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Gerald Joseph Mossinghoff

Gerald Joseph Mossinghoff, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Missouri 1961, District of Columbia 1965, Virginia 1981. Fellow: American Academy Public Administration; member: Reagan Alumni Association (board directors), Cosmos Club, Knights of Malta, Order of Coif, Pi Mu Epsilon, Eta Kappa Nu.

Background

  • Mossinghoff, Gerald Joseph was born on September 30, 1935 in St. Louis.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, St. Louis University, 1957. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1961.

    Career

    • Project engineer Sachs Electric Corporation, 1954-1957. Director congressional liaison National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, 1967-1973, deputy general counsel, 1976-1981. Assistant Secretary Commerce, commissioner patents and trademarks United States Patent Office, 1981-1985.

      President Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers American, Washington, 1985-1996. Cifelli professor intellectual property law George Washington University, since 1996. Senior counsel Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, Arlington, Virginia, since 1997.

      Ambassador Paris Convention Diplomatic Conference.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Missouri 1961, District of Columbia 1965, Virginia 1981.

    Membership

    Fellow: American Academy Public Administration. Member: Reagan Alumni Association (board directors), Cosmos Club, Knights of Malta, Order of Coif, Pi Mu Epsilon, Eta Kappa Nu.

    Connections

    • Married Jeanne Carole Jack, December 29, 1958. Children: Pamela Ann Jennings, Gregory Joseph, Melissa M. Ronayne.
    • spouse: Jeanne Carole Jack
    • children: Pamela Ann Jennings Mossinghoff
    • Gregory Joseph Mossinghoff
    • Melissa M. Ronayne Mossinghoff
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    Born September 30, 1935
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