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Janet Marloff Sonnenfeld

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Janet Marloff Sonnenfeld, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1973, United States District Court, Eastern District, Pennsylvania 1974, United States Court Appeals, 3d Circuit 1975, United States Bankruptcy Court Eastern District, Pennsylvania 1979, United States Supreme Court 1981.

Background

Sonnenfeld, Janet Marloff was born on February 9, 1948 in Long Branch, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Raymond James and Muriel Marloff (Goodkin) Sonnenfeld.

Education

Bachelor, George Washington University, 1970. Juris Doctor with cum laude, Howard University, 1973.

Career

Associate firm Drinker Biddle & Reath, Philadelphia, 1973—1976. Associate counsel consumer banking Fidelity Bank, 1976—1977. Sole practice, 1977—1987.

Partner Blackburn, Sonnenfield, Michelman & Tydall, 1988. Instructor Institute Paralegal Training, National Seminars, from 1983. Private practice law, from 1988.

Panelist Pennsylvania Bar Institute. Member, panelist Eastern District Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Conference, from 1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1973, United States District Court, Eastern District, Pennsylvania 1974, United States Court Appeals, 3d Circuit 1975, United States Bankruptcy Court Eastern District, Pennsylvania 1979, United States Supreme Court 1981.

Works

  • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Committeewoman Democratic Committee, 1974—1976, 1978—1982. Member policy committee, from 1978. Member of Pennsylvania Bar Association (committee on alcohol & drug abuse since 1979).

Connections

Married Marc J. Sonnenfeld, April 27, 1975.

father:
Raymond James Sonnenfeld

mother:
Muriel Marloff (Goodkin) Sonnenfeld

spouse:
Marc J. Sonnenfeld