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David Gustav Epstein

David Gustav Epstein, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1966, Arizona 1967, Arkansas 1979, Georgia 1989. Member of American College Bankruptcy, American Law Institute, National Bankruptcy Conference, Order of Coif.

Background

  • Epstein, David Gustav was born on December 7, 1943 in Alexandria, Louisiana, United States. Son of Isaac and Alice (Fried) Epstein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, University Texas, 1966. Master of Laws, Harvard University, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant professor North Carolina School Law, 1970-1974. Professor law University Texas, 1974-1979, Fulbright and Jaworski professor law, 1982-1985. Dean School Law University Arkansas, 1979-1982.

      Dean and professor bankruptcy law Southeastern Bankruptcy Law Institute, Emory University, Atlanta, 1985-1989. Partner King & Spalding, 1989-1997, of counsel, since 1998. Charles E. Tweedy Junior chair in law Law School University Alabama, since 1998.

      Bruce W. Nichols visiting professor law Harvard University, 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Texas 1966, Arizona 1967, Arkansas 1979, Georgia 1989.

    Works

    • Business Lobbies and the Power Structure in America: Evidence and Arguments
    • Case studies of the legislative process and other sources of evidence indicate that American business lobbies have provided a nearly united front of opposition to even the most modest proposals meant to enhance societal well being in the United States―particularly on such issues as national health insurance, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and other initiatives like them.
    • Basic Bankruptcy Law for Paralegals, Third Edition
    • This new edition of the abridged edition of Buchbinder s successful bankruptcy text for paralegal students focuses on what paralegal students need to know about consumer bankruptcy, offering an overview of the bankruptcy code and rules in a readable, step-by-step presentation.
    • Basic Bankruptcy Law for Paralegals, Third Edition
    • This new edition of the abridged edition of Buchbinder s successful bankruptcy text for paralegal students focuses on what paralegal students need to know about consumer bankruptcy, offering an overview of the bankruptcy code and rules in a readable, step-by-step presentation.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member of American College Bankruptcy, American Law Institute, National Bankruptcy Conference, Order of Coif.

    Connections

    • Married Diane Floca, February 16, 1969. Children: Daniel Stewart, Charles Abraham.
    • father: Isaac Epstein
    • mother: Alice (Fried) Epstein
    • spouse: Diane Floca
    • children: Daniel Stewart Epstein
    • Charles Abraham Epstein
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    Born December 7, 1943
    (age 73)
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