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Erik Michael Jensen, American law educator. Bar: New York 1980, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1983, United States Court Appeals 1983, United States Tax Court 1981.

Background

Jensen, Erik Michael was born on August 26, 1945 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Wayne Ivan and Anna Elizabeth (Nelson) Jensen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1967. Master of Arts, U Chicago, 1972. Juris Doctor, Cornell Univercity, 1979.

Bars: New York 1980, United States Tax Court 1981, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1983, United States Court Appeals 1983. Law clerk to Judge Monroe G. McKay, Salt Lake City, 1979-1980. Associate Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1980-1983.

Assistant professor of law Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1983-1986, associate professor, 1986-1989, professor, 1989-1998, David L. Brennan professor, 1998^.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary Monroe G. McKay, Salt Lake City, 1979-1980. Associate Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1980-1983. From assistant professor law to professor Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1983-1998, David L. Brennan professor, since 1998.

Visiting professor Cornell University, 1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1980, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1983, United States Court Appeals 1983, United States Tax Court 1981.

Works

Membership

Advisory council Musical Arts Association Cleveland Orchestra, 1984-1985. With United States Army, 1968-1970. Fellow American College Tax Counsel.

Member American Bar Association, Cleveland Bar Association, American Political Science Association, American Law Institute, International Fiscal Association, National Tax Association, Order of Coif (executive committee 1994-2000).

Connections

Married Helen Burgin, May 4, 1981. 1 child, Addie.

father:
Wayne Ivan Jensen

mother:
Anna Elizabeth (Nelson) Jensen

spouse:
Helen Burgin

child:
Addie Jensen