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Congressman , judge

Edward George Biester,, American judge, former congressman. Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1956.

Background

Biester,, Edward George was born on January 5, 1931 in Trevose, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Edward G. and Muriel (Worthington) Biester.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Wesleyan University, 1952;Bachelor of Laws, Temple University, 1955.

Career

Practiced in, Philadelphia, 1956. Member firm Biester & Ludwig, 1967-1969. Assistant district attorney Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1958-1964.

Member 90th-94th Congresses from 8th District Pennsylvania, 1967—1977. Partner firm La Brum & Doak, Philadelphia. Attorney general Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 1979-1980.

Judge Court of Common Pleas, since 1980. Member review panel United States Office Military Commission for military tribunals at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Washington, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania bar 1956.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Ruth Lauffer, April 10, 1954. Children: Ann Meredith, Edward George III, James Paul, David Robertson.

father:
Edward G. Biester,

mother:
Muriel (Worthington) Biester,

spouse:
Elizabeth Ruth Lauffer

children:
Ann Meredith Biester,

Edward George III Biester,

James Paul Biester,

David Robertson Biester,