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Neil Richard Ellis

Neil Richard Ellis, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th and 10th circuits) 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th and District of Columbia circuits) 1983, United States Court Appeals (Federal circuit) 1986, United States Court Appeals (8th Circuit) 2004, United States Court International Trade 1986, United States District Court District of Columbia, 2003.

Background

  • Ellis, Neil Richard was born on April 13, 1955 in Cleveland. Son of Robert and Mary Ann (Yanover) Ellis.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Cornell University, 1976. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1980.

    Career

    • Law clerk to judge The United States of America Court Appeals (6th circuit), Nashville, 1980-1981. Attorney antitrust division United States Department Justice, Washington, 1981-1983. General counsel United States Holocaust Memorial Council, 1983.

      Associate Steptoe & Johnson, 1984-1987. Assistant professor Hofstra University School Law, Hempstead, New York, since 1987. Partner Sidley Austin LLP, Washington, District of Columbia.

      Pro bono United States Holocaust Memorial Council, 1984-1987.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th and 10th circuits) 1982, United States Court Appeals (4th and District of Columbia circuits) 1983, United States Court Appeals (Federal circuit) 1986, United States Court Appeals (8th Circuit) 2004, United States Court International Trade 1986, United States District Court District of Columbia, 2003.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa, American Society International Law, District of Columbia Bar Association (council section) 1998-1999, International Bar Association, Washington International Trade Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Creative writing, piano, orienteering.

    Connections

    • Married Bonnie Baugh. 1 child, Leah A.
    • father: Robert Ellis
    • mother: Mary Ann (Yanover) Ellis
    • spouse: Bonnie Baugh
    • child: Leah A. Ellis
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    Born April 13, 1955
    (age 62)
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