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James Edward Siegel

James Edward Siegel, American lawyer. Bar: New York, 1984. Interviewer Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program, 1981. Member International Law Society (president 1981-1982), Association of Bar of City of New York (committee on legal problems of the mentally ill, Asian affairs committee since 1989, legislation liaison), New York State Bar Association (international platform committee since 1989).

Background

  • Siegel, James Edward was born on November 4, 1953 in Flushing, New York, United States. Son of William B. and Frieda Virginia (Webster) Siegel.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in International Economics, Georgetown University, 1975. Juris Doctor with honors, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1983. Certified, East China Normal University, Shanghai, 1981.

    Career

    • Teacher social studies Mater Christi High School, Astoria, New York, 1976. Business representative Trias Galleries, Incorporated, New York York City, 1976-1977. Legal assistant Howrey & Simon, Washington, 1977-1979.

      Intern New York Supreme Court, Queens County, New York, 1980. Associate Chuang & Associates, New York City, 1984-1985. Private practice law, since 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York, 1984.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Interviewer Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program, 1981. Member International Law Society (president 1981-1982), Association of Bar of City of New York (committee on legal problems of the mentally ill, Asian affairs committee since 1989, legislation liaison), New York State Bar Association (international platform committee since 1989).

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: wheel pottery, skiing, writing, foreign languages (French and Chinese).

    Connections

    • Married Kuei-Jung Chang, June 15, 1986. 1 child, Jeremiah David.
    • father: William B. Siegel
    • mother: Frieda Virginia (Webster) Siegel
    • spouse: Kuei-Jung Chang
    • child: Jeremiah David Siegel
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    Born November 4, 1953
    (age 64)
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