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Jeffrey Amsterdam Burt

Jeffrey Amsterdam Burt, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1971, District of Columbia 1971. President Green Acres, Inc. Indiana School, Rockville, Maryland, 1984—1986; board directors, vice president National Synagogue, since 2009; Member of American Bar Association (co-chairperson Network Information Service law committee section international law and practice 1992-1998), Russian American C. of Chamber (board directors, secretary).

Background

  • Burt, Jeffrey Amsterdam was born on April 27, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel Matthew and Esther (Amsterdam) Burt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Princeton, 1966. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1970. Master of Arts in Economics, 1970.

    Career

    • Law clerk to judge The United States of America Court Appeals (4th circuit), Baltimore, 1970-1971. Associate Arnold & Porter, Washington, 1971-1977, partner, 1978—2006, senior counsel, 2007—2009. Principal International Legal Management LLC, since 2010.

      Adjunct professor law Georgetown University, 1990—1995. Frequent lecturer.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1971, District of Columbia 1971.

    Works

    • Author (with others): International Joint Ventures, 1986, second edition, 1992. Co-editor: Joint Ventures with International Partners, 1997.

    Membership

    President Green Acres, Inc. Indiana School, Rockville, Maryland, 1984—1986. Board directors, vice president National Synagogue, since 2009.

    Member of American Bar Association (co-chairperson Network Information Service law committee section international law and practice 1992-1998), Russian American C. of Chamber (board directors, secretary).

    Connections

    • Married Sandra Cass, December 17, 1967. Children: Stephen, Daniel, Jonathan, Andrew.
    • father: Samuel Matthew Burt
    • mother: Esther (Amsterdam) Burt
    • spouse: Sandra Cass
    • children: Stephen Burt
    • Daniel Burt
    • Jonathan Burt
    • Andrew Burt
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    Born April 27, 1944
    (age 73)
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