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Alexia Morrison

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Alexia Morrison, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1973, United States District Court (District of Columbia district) 1975, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980. Recipient United States Department Justice Director's award, 1980, Senior Executive Service Performance bonus, 1983, Presidential Rank award, 1985.

Background

Morrison, Alexia was born on April 9, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, United States.

Education

Bachelor, Douglass College, 1969. Juris Doctor, George Washington University, 1972.

Career

Legal assistant United States Department Justice, Washington, 1972-1973. Assistant United States Attorney, 1973-1981. Chief grand jury section, 1978-1979.

Chief felony trial division, 1979-1981. Chief litigation counsel Securities and Exchange Commission, 1981-1985. Partner Swidler & Berlin, Washington, since 1985.

Appointment independent counsel ethics in government act, 1986. Member advisory board Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act Bureau National Affairs, Washington, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1973, United States District Court (District of Columbia district) 1975, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980.

Membership

Member American Bar Association (litigation section), District of Columbia Bar (vice president long range planning committee since 1985, chairman steering committee litigation division 1985-1986), Assistant United States Attorney's Association (president 1986-1987).

Connections

Daughter of Alexander and Sarah Edith (Blayney) M. Divorced; 1 child, Amanda Meighan.

father:
Alexander Morrison

mother:
Sarah Edith (Blayney) Morrison

child:
Amanda Meighan Morrison