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Bruce Allen Baird

Bruce Allen Baird, American lawyer. Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, Association Bar City of New York (member professional judicial ethics committee 1979-1982, 1986-1989), New York State Bar Association 1982-1989.

Background

  • Baird, Bruce Allen was born on March 26, 1948 in Cincinnati. Son of William Wendell and Audrey (Geignetter) Baird.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Cornell University, 1970. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1975.

    Career

    • Special assistant to deputy attorney general United States Department Justice, Washington, 1975-1976. Law clerk to presiding judge United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), Brattleboro, Vermont. New York City, 1976-1977.

      Associate Davis, Polk & Wardwell, New York City, 1977-1980. Assistant United States attorney United States Attorneys Office (southern district) New York, 1980-1986, deputy chief criminal division, 1986-1987, chief narcotics unit, 1987, chief securities and commodities frauds unit, 1987-1989. Of counsel Covington & Burling, Washington, 1989-1991, partner, since 1991.

    Works

    • Editor-in-chief: New York University Law Review, 1974-1975.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, Association Bar City of New York (member professional judicial ethics committee 1979-1982, 1986-1989), New York State Bar Association 1982-1989.

    Connections

    • Married Erica Borden, July 27, 1975 (divorced 1993). 1 child Jessica; Married Nicolette Adair Heidepriem, September 17, 1993. 1 child William.
    • father: William Wendell Baird
    • mother: Audrey (Geignetter) Baird
    • spouses: Erica Borden
    • Nicolette Adair Heidepriem
    • children: Jessica Baird
    • William Baird
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    Born March 26, 1948
    (age 69)
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