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D. Ames Jeffress

D. Ames Jeffress, American prosecutor. Bar: Virginia 1993, District of Columbia 1996. Member Yale Law School Association (president since 1998).

Background

  • Jeffress, D. Ames was born on February 24, 1965 in Lexington, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of William Jorace Junior and Judith Jones Jeffress.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Williams College, 1987. Diploma, Free University, Berlin, 1989. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1992.

    Career

    • Law clerk to Honorary Gerhard Gesell, Washington, 1992-1993. Counsel United States Department Defense, 1993-1994. Counsel to deputy attorney general United States Department Justice, 1994-1996.

      Assistant United States attorney Office of the United States Attorney, since 1996.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 1993, District of Columbia 1996.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Member Yale Law School Association (president since 1998).

    Personality

    Interests

    Running marathons.

    Connections

    • Married Christopher Reid Cooper, May 1, 1999.
    • father: William Jorace Junior
    • mother: Judith Jones Jeffress
    • spouse: Christopher Reid Cooper
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    Born February 24, 1965
    (age 52)
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