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Elliott Steven Milstein, lawyer, educator, academic administrator. Bar: connecticut 1969, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Connecticut 1969, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia) 1972. Ford Urban Law fellow, 1971-1972; recipient The Lever award for expanding legal services to the poor District of Columbia Law Students in Court Program, 2006.

Background

Milstein, Elliott Steven was born on October 19, 1944 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Samuel M. and Mildred K. Milstein.

Education

Bachelor, University Hartford, 1966. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Hartford, 1997. Juris Doctor, University Connecticut, 1969.

Master of Laws, Yale University, 1971. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Nova Southeastern University, 2001.

Career

Bar: Connecticut 1969, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Connecticut 1969, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia) 1972. Lecturer in law U. Connecticut Clinical Program. 1969-1970; staff attorney New Haven Legal Assistance Association, 1971-1972.

Assistant professor of law, director clinical programs Washington college law American U., 1972-1974, associate professor, director clinical programs, 1974-1977, professor, director clinical programs, 1977-1988, interim dean, 1988-1990, dean, 1990^, associate dean Law School, 1977-1978, interim president, 1993-1994. Dean. Washington College Law American University, 1994-1995, professor of law, 1995^. Co-director National Veterans Law Center, 1978-1984.

Consultant California Bar Board of Bar Admissions, National Conference of Bar Examiners, lawyer training Practising Law Institute, New York City. Chairman District of Columbia Law Students in Court Program, 1982-1983. Member Law Teachers for Legal Superior vena cava syndrome Board of directors Alliance for Justice, 1996-1997.

Ford Urban Law fellow, 1971-1972.

Achievements

  • Bar: connecticut 1969, District of Columbia 1972, United States District Court Connecticut 1969, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia) 1972.

Membership

Board directors Alliance for Justice, 1996-1997. Member American Bar Association (skills training committee 1983-1985, government relations committee since 1992), American Civil Liberties Union, Society of America Law Teachers, Association American Law Schools (chairman sect clinical education 1982, accreditation committee 1984-1986, chairman standing committee clinical education since 1993, executive committee 1996-2001, president-elect 1999, parliamentarian, since 2004, president 2000, William Pincus award for outstanding contributions to clinical legal education 1992, Lever award 2006).

Connections

Married Bonnie Myrun, October 1, 1967 (divorced October 1992). 1 child, Jacob.

father:
Samuel M.

mother:
Mildred K. Milstein

spouse:
Bonnie Myrun

child:
Jacob Milstein