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Andrew James Schatkin

Andrew James Schatkin, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1977, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1978, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1998, United States Court Claims 1991, United States Court Military Appeals 1991, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1979, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1991, United States Supreme Court 1991.

Background

  • Schatkin, Andrew James was born on August 19, 1948 in New York City. Son of Sidney Bernhard and Amy Wheeler (White) Schatkin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts in Classical Languages cum laude, City University of New York, 1969. Master of Divinity, Princeton Theological Seminary, 1973. Juris Doctor, Villanova University, 1976.

      Diploma, University Strasbourg, France, 1984. Certified in International Law, Academy International Law, The Hague, The Netherlands, 1985.

    Career

    • Deputy county attorney Nassau County Attorney, Mineola, New York, 1977-1981. Associate Rivkin, Leff, Sherman and Radler, Garden City, 1981-1982. Private practice Bayside, 1982-1986.

      Attorney Office of Hearings and Appeals, Social Security Administration, New Haven, 1986-1987. Staff attorney Criminal Defense Division Legal Aid Society, New York City, 1987-1994. Private practice Jericho, since 1994.

      Adjunct professor in paralegal studies Borough of Manhatten Community College, 2002. Adjunct professor in criminal law St. Francis College, 2005. Adjunct instructor in matrimonial and criminal law CW Post College, 2005.

      Adjunct professor paralegal studies Queens Borough Community College, 2006. Adjunct professor paralegal studies, legal research & writing Hofstra University, 2009.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1977, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1978, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1998, United States Court Claims 1991, United States Court Military Appeals 1991, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1979, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1991, United States Supreme Court 1991.

    Works

    • Author 5 books and chapters to books. Contributor over 150 articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (criminal justice section, family law section, international law and practice section, labor and employment law section), National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers (scholarship 1994, 95), New York State Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, New York State Defenders Association, New York State Bar Association, Suffolk County Bar Association, Queens County Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, writing, classical music, travel, languages.

    Connections

    • father: Sidney Bernhard Schatkin
    • mother: Amy Wheeler (White) Schatkin
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    Born August 19, 1948
    (age 69)
    Nationality

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