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Bruce Allen Baird, American lawyer. Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, Association Bar City of New York (member professional judicial ethics committee 1979-1982, 1986-1989), New York State Bar Association 1982-1989.

Background

Baird, Bruce Allen was born on March 26, 1948 in Cincinnati. Son of William Wendell and Audrey (Geignetter) Baird.

Education

Bachelor, Cornell University, 1970. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1975.

Career

Special assistant to deputy attorney general United States Department Justice, Washington, 1975-1976. Law clerk to presiding judge United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), Brattleboro, Vermont. New York City, 1976-1977.

Associate Davis, Polk & Wardwell, New York City, 1977-1980. Assistant United States attorney United States Attorneys Office (southern district) New York, 1980-1986, deputy chief criminal division, 1986-1987, chief narcotics unit, 1987, chief securities and commodities frauds unit, 1987-1989. Of counsel Covington & Burling, Washington, 1989-1991, partner, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief: New York University Law Review, 1974-1975.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, Association Bar City of New York (member professional judicial ethics committee 1979-1982, 1986-1989), New York State Bar Association 1982-1989.

Connections

Married Erica Borden, July 27, 1975 (divorced 1993). 1 child Jessica; Married Nicolette Adair Heidepriem, September 17, 1993. 1 child William.

father:
William Wendell Baird

mother:
Audrey (Geignetter) Baird

spouses:
Erica Borden

Nicolette Adair Heidepriem

children:
Jessica Baird

William Baird