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John Joseph Aloysius Burke

John Joseph Aloysius Burke, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1982, New York 1989. Recipient highest achievement award commercial law American Jurisprudence, 1981.


  • Burke, John Joseph Aloysius was born on January 19, 1953 in Newark. Son of John Joseph and Frances Joan Burke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Columbia College, New York City, 1975. Juris Doctor, Seton Hall University, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Fribourg, Switzerland, 1992.


    • Assistant deputy public defender New Jersey Public Defender Appellate, Newark, 1981-1986. Associate counsel New Jersey Law Revision Commission, since 1989. Legal specialist Central East European Law Initiative, Washington, 1993.

      Law editor Martindale-Hubbell, New Providence, New Jersey, since 1998. Instructor Seton Hall Law School, Newark, summer, 1999. Visiting professor University Tartu, Estonia, 1993-1994.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New Jersey 1982, New York 1989.


    • The Estonian Securities Market
    • The emerging markets of Eastern Europe present investors with an opportunity to obtain long-term returns, potentially higher than those returns available in established markets.
    • Author: The Political Foundation of Law and the Need for Theory with Practical Value: The Theories of Ronald Dworkin and Roberto Unger, 1992. Co-author: The Estonian Securities Market, 1998. Contributor articles to professional journals.



    Foreign languages, computer technology, programming.


    • father: John Joseph
    • mother: Frances Joan Burke
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    Born January 19, 1953
    (age 64)