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David Lawrence Anderson

David Lawrence Anderson, American lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1973, United States District Court Maryland 1976, District of Columbia 1979, United States District Court District of Columbia 1979, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1976. Recipient Outstanding Performance award Department Energy, 1981, medal and award Department Energy, 1983, special commendation Department Justice, 1989.

Background

  • Anderson, David Lawrence was born on October 29, 1948 in Baltimore. Son of Robert L. and Ruth (Hahn) Anderson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Towson University, 1970. Juris Doctor, University Maryland, 1973.

    Career

    • Assistant revisor Governor's Commission to Revise Maryland Annotated Code, Annapolis, Maryland, 1973-1974. Counsel Governor's Task Force on Campaign Financing, 1974-1975. Attorney Federal Election Commission, Washington, 1975-1977, Federal Energy Administration, Washington, 1977.

      Assistant chief counsel, trial attorney United States Department Energy, 1977-1985. Senior trial attorney, leader litigation team environmental enforcement section, environment and natural resources division United States Department Justice, 1986-1990. Lead counsel for Love Canal, Rocky Mountain Arsenal and New Bedford Harbor Superfund cases.

      Senior associate Shea & Gould, Washington, 1990-1991, Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn, Washington, 1992-1993. Partner O'Connor & Hannan, 1993-1995. Manager regulatory and legislation services group Waste Policy Institute, Arlington, 1995-1999.

      Senior environmental counsel, senior project manager Parsons, Fairfax, Virginia, since 1999. Adjunct professor political science Towson State University, 1971-1973. Adjunct professor legal research and writing American University, 1985-1987, 93-94.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Maryland 1973, United States District Court Maryland 1976, District of Columbia 1979, United States District Court District of Columbia 1979, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1976.

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association (environment, energy and resources law section), District of Columbia Bar Association, Environmental Law Institute.

    Connections

    • father: Robert L. Anderson
    • mother: Ruth (Hahn) Anderson
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    Born October 29, 1948
    (age 69)
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