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Laura Jane Corwin

Laura Jane Corwin, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1976. Fellow National Defense Education Act Title IV, 1966-1970. Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, American Corporation Counsel Association, Academy Political Science (board directors since 1994, general counsel since 1995), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Corwin, Laura Jane was born on March 13, 1945 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Joseph M. and Sally (Alpert) Corwin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in English Literature magna cum laude with highest honors, Brown University, 1966. Master of Arts, University Pennsylvania, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in English, University Pennsylvania, 1970.

      Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1975.

    Career

    • Assistant professor English, Loyola College, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, 1970-1972. Associate Wender Murase & White (now Marks & Murase), New York City, 1975-1978, Reavis & McGrath (now Fulbright & Jawarski), New York City, 1978-1980. Attorney New York Times Company, 1980-1983, assistant corporation secretary, 1983-1989, corporation secretary, since 1989.

      Corporate Counsel, since 1992.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1976.

    Works

    • Articles editor Yale Law Journal, 1973-1974.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, American Corporation Counsel Association, Academy Political Science (board directors since 1994, general counsel since 1995), Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • father: Joseph M. Corwin
    • mother: Sally (Alpert) Corwin
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    Born March 13, 1945
    (age 72)
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