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Jan Olszewski

Polish government official

Jan Olszewski, Polish government official. Co-founder, leader Movement Reconstruction Poland, since 1995. Member Civic Institute (founder), Atlantic Club (founder), Crooked Circle Club (member governing body).

Background

Olszewski, Jan was born on August 20, 1930 in Warsaw.

Education

Law student, University Warsaw, 1953.

Career

Research assistant legal science department Polish Academy of Sciences, 1954-1956. Journalist, member edition staff Po Prostu weekly, 1956-1957. Trial lawyer, 1962-1991.

Prime minister Poland, 1991-1992. Co-founder Polish Independence Alliance, 1975-1981, Workers' Defense Committee, 1976-1977. Advisor national commission Solidarity, since 1980.

Legal advisor secretariat of Polish Episcopate, 1981. Member President Lech Walesa's advisory committee, 1991. Vice chairman National Civic Committee.

Member parliament, 1991.

Membership

Co-founder, leader Movement Reconstruction Poland, since 1995. Member Civic Institute (founder), Atlantic Club (founder), Crooked Circle Club (member governing body).