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James Edward Siegel, American lawyer. Bar: New York, 1984. Interviewer Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program, 1981. Member International Law Society (president 1981-1982), Association of Bar of City of New York (committee on legal problems of the mentally ill, Asian affairs committee since 1989, legislation liaison), New York State Bar Association (international platform committee since 1989).

Background

Siegel, James Edward was born on November 4, 1953 in Flushing, New York, United States. Son of William B. and Frieda Virginia (Webster) Siegel.

Education

Bachelor of Science in International Economics, Georgetown University, 1975. Juris Doctor with honors, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1983. Certified, East China Normal University, Shanghai, 1981.

Career

Teacher social studies Mater Christi High School, Astoria, New York, 1976. Business representative Trias Galleries, Incorporated, New York York City, 1976-1977. Legal assistant Howrey & Simon, Washington, 1977-1979.

Intern New York Supreme Court, Queens County, New York, 1980. Associate Chuang & Associates, New York City, 1984-1985. Private practice law, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York, 1984.

Membership

Interviewer Georgetown University Alumni Admissions Program, 1981. Member International Law Society (president 1981-1982), Association of Bar of City of New York (committee on legal problems of the mentally ill, Asian affairs committee since 1989, legislation liaison), New York State Bar Association (international platform committee since 1989).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: wheel pottery, skiing, writing, foreign languages (French and Chinese).

Connections

Married Kuei-Jung Chang, June 15, 1986. 1 child, Jeremiah David.

father:
William B. Siegel

mother:
Frieda Virginia (Webster) Siegel

spouse:
Kuei-Jung Chang

child:
Jeremiah David Siegel