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Michelle Denise Bernard

Michelle Denise Bernard, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1989, Maryland 1989, New Jersey 1989, United States District Court Maryland 1989, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1989, United States District Court District of Columbia 1991, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1991. Regional finalist Whitehouse fellowship, 1991.

Background

  • Bernard, Michelle Denise was born on July 30, 1963 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Milton Desmond and Nesta Hyacinth (Grant) Bernard.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Howard University, 1985. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1988.

    Career

    • Associate Washington, Perito & Dubuc, Washington, 1988-1991, Shaw, Pittman, Potts & Trowbridge, Washington, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1989, Maryland 1989, New Jersey 1989, United States District Court Maryland 1989, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1989, United States District Court District of Columbia 1991, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1991.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Volunteer Andrew Young for Mayor, Atlanta, 1981-1982, Charlene Drew Jarvis for Mayor, Washington, 1980's, Eleanor Holmes Norton for Congress, Washington, 1990. Volunteer, director Young Lawyers for Wilder, Washington, 1989-1990. Member American Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association.

    Connections

    • father: Milton Desmond Bernard
    • mother: Nesta Hyacinth (Grant) Bernard
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    Nationality

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