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I. Michael Greenberger, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1971, United States District Court District of Columbia 1971, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975.

Background

Greenberger, I. Michael was born on October 30, 1945 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of David and Betty (Kabatchnick) Greenberger.

Education

AB, Lafayette College, 1967. Juris Doctor, University Pennsylvania, 1970.

Career

Law clerk to Judge Carl McGowan United States Court Appeals for District of Columbia Circuit, Washington, 1970—1971. Legislation assistant United States Congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman, 1972—1973. Attorney, advisor Office of Criminal Justice, Office United States Attorney General, 1973.

Associate Shea & Gardner, Washington, 1973—1977, partner, 1977—1997. Director division of trading and markets United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission, 1997—1999. Counselor United States Attorney General, 1999, principal deputy associate, attorney general, 1999—2001.

Visiting professor University Maryland Law School, 2001—2002, professor, since 2002. Director University Maryland Center for Health and Homeland Security, since 2002. Board governors District of Columbia Bar, 1995—1998, committee on legal ethics, 1993—1995.

Member District of Columbia Circuit Advisory Committee on Procedures, 1983—1989. Member steering committee District of Columbia Pro Bono Partnership, 1994—1997, Lafayette College Leadership Council, 1994—1999. Mediator office of circuit executive United States Courts for District of Columbia, 1989—1997.

Member District of Columbia Circuit Judicial Conference, since 1983. Legal consultant Software Engineering Institute Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1986—1987. Member steering committee President's Working Group on Finance Markets, 1997—1999.

Member hedge fund task force International Organization Secretaries Commissioners, 1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1971, United States District Court District of Columbia 1971, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief University Pennsylvania Law Review, 1969-1970. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board directors Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless, 1993-1998, American Rivers, 1993-1998, secretary, 1995-1998. Board directors Massachusetts Institute of Technology Enterprise Forum Washington, 1984-1987, Advanced Technology Association Maryland, 1985-1987, District of Columbia Prisoners' Legal Service Project, 1997-1998. Fellow: American Bar Foundation.

Member: American Law Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Marcia Devins, July 19, 1969. Children: Sarah Devins, Anne Devins.

father:
David Greenberger

mother:
Betty (Kabatchnick) Greenberger

spouse:
Marcia Devins

children:
Sarah Devins Greenberger

Anne Devins Greenberger