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Janina Anne Jaruzelski

Janina Anne Jaruzelski, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1986, District of Columbia 1988, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia, 6th and 9th circuits) 1987, United States District Court (District of Columbia circuit) 1989, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1989. National Merit scholar, 1976; Teagle scholar, 1983.

Background

  • Jaruzelski, Janina Anne was born on April 23, 1958 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of John Jan and Katharine Spencer (Heywood) Jaruzelski.

  • Education

    • Certified, Leningrad State University, Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, 1979. Bachelor of Arts in History magna cum laude, Princeton University, 1980. Juris Doctor, University Pennsylvania, 1984.

    Career

    • Intern Trenton, New Jersey bureau New York Times, 1979-1980. Assistant editor Macmillan Public Company, New York City, 1980-1981. Law clerk Attorney General State of New Jersey, Trenton, 1982, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York City, 1983, Circuit Judge United States Court Appeals, Washington, 1984-1985.

      Assistant counsel to clerk United States House of Representatives, 1985-1991, counsel subcommittee on oversight and investigations of Committee on Energy and Commerce, since 1991. Defended House Committee from testimony and document demands of the Hunt brothers.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1986, District of Columbia 1988, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia, 6th and 9th circuits) 1987, United States District Court (District of Columbia circuit) 1989, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1989.

    Works

    • Executive editor for research and writing University Pennsylvania Law Review, 1983-1984. Contributor articles to newspapers.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member District of Columbia Circuit Judicial Conference, 1991. Member Princeton (New York City) Club, National Democratic (District of Columbia) Club.

    Connections

    • father: John Jan Jaruzelski
    • mother: Katharine Spencer (Heywood) Jaruzelski
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    Born April 23, 1958
    (age 59)
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