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Legal association administrator

Armins Rusis, Latvian legal association administrator. Certified teacher Teachers Institute English, Riga, Latvia, 1928; Academy International Law 1931, bar: Latvian bar 1929, District of Columbia Bart 1956.

Background

Rusis, Armins was born on July 1, 1907 in Bulduri, Latvia. Son of Heinrichs Fricis and Elizabeth Vilhelmine (Feldmans) Rusis.

Education

Juris Doctor, United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration University, Munich, West Germany, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, LaSalle Extension University, Chicago, 1955. Postgraduate, George Washington University, 1955.

Career

Private practice, Latvia, 1929—1944, Washington. Library indexer-digester European Law division Library. Congress, 1952, library legal analyst, 1952—1960, library reference law, 1960—1963, 1963—1968, senior legal specialist, 1963—1968, 1972—1977.

Assistant professor international law, legal adviser United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration University, Munich, 1946—1947. Legal and administrative officer United States Zone Headquarters, Lutheran World Federation Service Refugees, 1949—1951. Vice president Federation Latvian Evangelical Lutheran Churches American.

Vice president executive council Latvian Evangelical Church Exile, 1957—1977. Honorary vice president, since 1977.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher Teachers Institute English, Riga, Latvia, 1928. Academy International Law 1931, bar: Latvian bar 1929, District of Columbia Bart 1956.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Legal Sources and Bibliography of the Baltic States, 1963, The Soviet (Socialist) Theory of International Law, 1963, Guide to Laws and Regulations on Federal Libraries, 1968, Sovereignty within the Law, 1965. Co-editor: Res Baltica, 1968.

Membership

Member of Fraternity Lettonia (president Washington chapter 1975-1976), American Society International Law, American Bar Association (vice-chairman international criminal law committee 1974-1983), Federal Bar. Associations, American Association Law Libraries (life).

Connections

Married Margarete Schortmann, December 12, 1931.

father:
Heinrichs Fricis Rusis

mother:
Elizabeth Vilhelmine (Feldmans) Rusis

spouse:
Margarete Schortmann