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Edward G. Biester, III

Edward G. Biester, III, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1984, United States District Court (eastern and middle districts) Pennsylvania 1985, United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit) 1988, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit), United States Supreme Court 1989.

Background

  • III, Edward G. Biester, was born on February 21, 1958 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edward G. Junior and Elizabeth L. (Lauffer) Biester.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wesleyan University, 1980. Juris Doctor, University Pennsylvania Law School, 1984.

    Career

    • Judicial clerk to honorary Donald W. VanArtsdalen United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1984-1986. Associate Duane Morris LLP, 1986-1993, partner, since 1994. Barrister American Inns of Court-U. Pennsylvania Law School, 1994—1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1984, United States District Court (eastern and middle districts) Pennsylvania 1985, United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit) 1988, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit), United States Supreme Court 1989.

    Works

    • Contributing author Bank Mergers and Acquisitions Handbook (American Bar Association), 2006, Intellectual Property and Antitrust Handbook, 2007, member editorial board Antitrust Magazine, 2001-2003. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Commerce progressive judge pro tempore Philadelphia Court Common Pleas, since 2000. Member of American Bar Association (vice chair intellectual property committee 2003-2006, vice chair teleseminars committee since 2007, vice chair public education and oral history committee 2008-2009, member antitrust law section), Philadelphia Bar Association (chair commerce court subcommittee 1998, chair bus litigation committee 2000, co-chair commerce progressive pro tempore judge subcommittee 2005-2008, vice chair/chair fed courts committee 2006-2006), Pennsylvania Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Carol L. Press, July 3, 1993. 1 child Laura.
    • father: Edward G. Biester Junior
    • mother: Elizabeth L. (Lauffer) Biester
    • spouse: Carol L. Press
    • child: Laura III
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    Born February 21, 1958
    (age 59)
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