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Sung-Hee Suh

Sung-Hee Suh, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1991, United States District Court (southern district) 1993, United States District Court (eastern district) 1993, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1995. Recipient The Stimson Medal, New York Bar Association, 1999. Director Brennan Center for Justice, New York City, since 2005, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund, New York City, since 2001.

Background

  • Suh, Sung-Hee was born on August 18, 1964 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Daughter of Chung Kyun and Chong Cha Suh.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard, Radcliffe College, 1982—1986. Master of Arts, Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Science, 1985—1986. Juris Doctor, Harvard Law School, 1987—1990.

    Career

    • Law clerk United States District Judge Robert L. Carter, New York City, 1990—1991. Associate Davis, Polk, and Wardwell, 1991—1994. Assistant United States attorney United States Attorney' General’ s Office, Brooklyn, 1994—1999.

      Associate Schulte, Roth, and Zabel LLP, New York City, 1999—2001, partner, since 2002.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1991, United States District Court (southern district) 1993, United States District Court (eastern district) 1993, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1995.

    Membership

    Director Brennan Center for Justice, New York City, since 2005, Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund, New York City, since 2001.

    Connections

    • Married Peter Edward Dolotta, July 16, 1994.
    • father: Chung Kyun
    • mother: Chong Cha Suh
    • spouse: Peter Edward Dolotta
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    Born August 18, 1964
    (age 53)
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