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Jane Graffeo Sarosdy

Jane Graffeo Sarosdy, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1981. Recipient Pierce Butler prize, Tulane University, 1975, Alumni medal, 1978, Belcher Evidence award, Stanford University, 1980. Active Women's Legal Defense Fund, Washington, since 1980; Member of American Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Sarosdy, Jane Graffeo was born on June 22, 1953 in Dallas, Texas, United States. Daughter of Joseph Victor Graffeo and Margaret Jane (Dunn) Graffeo Uchman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude with highest honors, Newcomb University. Bachelor summa cum laude with highest honors, Tulane University, 1975. Postgraduate, Tulane University, 1977—1978.

      Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1980.

    Career

    • Law clerk to presiding justice United States Court Appeals, District of Columbia, Washington, 1980—1981. Associate Covington & Burling, 1981—1984. Attorney-adviser Office International Tax Counsel, United States Department Treasury, 1984—1986, consultant, 1986—1987.

      Counsel King & Spalding, 1987—1988. Senior articles editor Stanford Law Review, 1979—1980.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1981.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democratic Party

    Membership

    Active Women's Legal Defense Fund, Washington, since 1980. Member of American Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Randall Louis Sarosdy, October 29, 1983. Children: William Randall, Francis Robert, Grace Jane.
    • father: Joseph Victor Graffeo Uchman
    • mother: Margaret Jane (Dunn) Graffeo Uchman
    • spouse: Randall Louis Sarosdy
    • children: William Randall Sarosdy
    • Francis Robert Sarosdy
    • Grace Jane Sarosdy
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    Born June 22, 1953
    (age 64)
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