Brandeis University (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, 1976). Northeastern University (Juris Doctor, 1982). Teaching Assistant Courses on Criminal Law and Evidence, Northeastern University School of Criminal Justice, 1981-1982.
Law clerk, Alaska Superior Court, Anchorage, 1982-1983;
associate, Middleton, Timme & McKay, Anchorage, 1983-1987;
sole practitioner, Anchorage, 1987-1989;
associate, Preston, Gates & Ellis, Anchorage, 1989-1992;
sole practitioner, Anchorage, 1993-1998;
assistant public advocate, Office of Public Advocate, Anchorage, since 1998. Legal historian, Anchorage, since 1993. Adjunct lecturer U. Alaska, Anchorage, 1995, Justice Department, Anchorage, 1996.
Speaker in field.
Alaska Bar Association (Member: Bar Examiners Committee. Employment Law Section and Historian"s Committee, since 1985). Civil and Criminal Litigation.\r\nComplex Civil Litigation.
Married Sen Kwang Tan, June 16, 1984. Children: Rushi Lerman-Tan, Yinshi Lerman-Tan.