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Rokki Knee Carr

Rokki Knee Carr was American judge. Bar: New York 1974, California 1977, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1975, United States Supreme Court 1985. Democratic candidate for New York State Assembly, Nassau County, 1972. Member Citybar (team leader pro bono program).

Background

  • Carr, Rokki Knee was born in 1938 in Bronx, New York, United States. Daughter of Benjamin and Elsie (Uhrman) B.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, City College of New York, 1958. Juris Doctor, Hofstra University, 1973.

    Career

    • Managing attorney Legal Services Inland Company, San Bernardino, California, 1977-1978. Senior attorney Southern California Center Law & Deaf, Los Angeles, 1978. Staff attorney Legal Aid Society, New York City, 1972-1977, 78-79.

      Hearing examiner Family Court, 1985-1988. Sole practice, Brooklyn, 1979-1985. Managing attorney Farmworkers Legal Services, New Paltz, New York, 1989.

      United States administrative law judge, 1990-1998. Retired, 1998.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1974, California 1977, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1975, United States Supreme Court 1985.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Democratic candidate for New York State Assembly, Nassau County, 1972. Member Citybar (team leader pro bono program).

    Connections

    • Married David I. Knee, August 16, 1959 (divorced 1974). Children: Adam J., Jonathan A. Married Edward Q. Carr, Junior, November 25, 1981 (deceased).
    • father: Benjamin B.
    • mother: Elsie (Uhrman) B.
    • spouses: David I. Knee
    • Edward Q. Carr
    • children: Adam J. Carr
    • Jonathan A. Carr
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