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Gerald Richard Weber

Gerald Richard Weber, American attorney, educator. Bar: Georgia, 1990, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1990, United States District Court Georgia, 1990. Named one of 21 Young Lawyers Leading Us Into 21st Century, American Bar Association, 1995, Forty Top Georgians Under 40, Georgia Trend Magazine, 1997; recipient Certified Appreciation, United States Department Justice, 1998.

Background

  • Weber, Gerald Richard was born on June 2, 1964 in Middletown, Connecticut, United States. Son of Gerald Richard Senior and Norma Jean Weber.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Financial and Law summa cum laude, Illinois State University, 1986. Juris Doctor summa cum laude, University Georgia, 1989.

    Career

    • Judicial clerk to Honorary Thelma Wyatt Cummings Fulton Superior Court, Atlanta, 1987. Judicial clerk to Honorary Carolyn Dineen King United States Court Appeals (5th circuit), Houston, 1989-1990. Associate Dow, Lohnes & Albertson, Atlanta, 1990-1991.

      Legal director American Civil Liberties Union, 1991—2006. Partner Law Office Gerry Weber LLC, since 2006. Senior counsel Southern Center Human Rights, since 2006.

      Adjunct professor Emory University School Law, Atlanta, since 1997, Georgia State University College Law, Atlanta, since 1998. Chair legal committee Task Force for Homeless, 1992—2009. Barrister Joseph Henry Lumpkin Inns of Court, 1994-1996.

      Board directors Georgia First Amendment Foundation, since 1994, Georgia Center Law in Public Interest, 1998-2000. Member Atlanta steering committee Lawyers Committee Civil Rights Under Law, 1996—2006. Co-chair access to justice committee State Bar Georgia, 2002^.

      Panelist in field; lecturer in field.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Georgia, 1990, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1990, United States District Court Georgia, 1990.

    Works

    • Symposium editor Georgia Law Review. Contributor articles to magazines and professional journals. Appearances in numerous local and national television and radio shows.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Trustee University Georgia Library., 1996-1997. Member Leadership Atlanta, 1997-1998. President Cabbagetown Neighborhood Improvement Association, 1998-2001, representative neighborhood planning unit-N, 1998—1999.

    Member advisory committee Agency for International Development Atlanta, 1998-1999. Member advisory board Jeanette Rankin Foundation, 1997—2000. Election monitor South African Elections, 1994.

    Board directors Table of Elements. Member Federal Bar Association, State Bar Georgia (co-chair individual rights section since 1998, member various committees), Lawyers Club Atlanta, Order of Coif.

    Personality

    Interests

    Theremin musician, tennis, biking, fossil collecting.

    Connections

    • Married Stephanie Stuckey, May 27, 1996 (divorced December 1997).
    • father: Gerald Richard Senior
    • mother: Norma Jean Weber
    • spouse: Stephanie Stuckey
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    Born June 2, 1964
    (age 53)
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