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Stanley Sporkin

Stanley Sporkin, American judge. Bar: Delaware 1958, Pennsylvania 1958, United States District Court District of Columbia 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1978.

Background

  • Sporkin, Stanley was born in 1932 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • Education

    • AB, Pennsylvania State University, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1957.

    Career

    • Law clerk to presiding justice United States District Court Delaware, 1957-1960. Associate Haley Woolenberg & Bader, Washington, 1960-1961. Staff attorney special study securities markets United States Securities and Exchange Commission, 1961-1963, attorney, 1963, chief attorney enforcement branch, 1963-1966, chief enforcement attorney, 1966, assistant director, 1967, associate director, 1968-1972, deputy director division trading and markets, 1972-1973, director division enforcement, 1973-1981.

      General counsel Central Intelligence Agency, 1981-1986. Judge The United States of America District Court District of Columbia, 1985-2000. Partner Weil Gotshal & Menges, since 2000.

      Adjunct professor Antioch Law School, 1974-1981, Howard University, since 1981. Member executive committee University California Securities Regulation Institute, since 1977.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Delaware 1958, Pennsylvania 1958, United States District Court District of Columbia 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1978.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association (executive council securities law section since 1978), Delaware Bar Association, Bar Association of District of Columbia, American Law Institute, American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Federal Legal Council, Administrative Conference of the United States, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Judith Sally Imber, September 30, 1955. Children: Elizabeth Michael, Daniel Paul, Thomas Abraham.
    • spouse: Judith Sally Imber
    • children: Elizabeth Michael Sporkin
    • Daniel Paul Sporkin
    • Thomas Abraham Sporkin
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