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Joel W. Sternman, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1970, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1971, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1985, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1994, United States Tax Court 1996, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1997.

Background

Sternman, Joel W. was born on October 20, 1943 in New York City. Son of Abraham and Sarah (Simon) Sternman.

Education

Dartmouth College (Bachelor of Arts, 1965), Phi Beta Kappa. Yale Law School (Bachelor of Laws, 1968).

Career

Basic, Inc. v. Levinson, 485 United States. 224, 108 S.Ct.978, 99 L.Ed.2d 194 (1988); 871 F.2d 562 (6th Cir. 1989); 786 F.2d 741 (6th Cir. 1986); and Fed. Secretary L. Rep. (CCH) 91,801, 1984 WL 1152 (N.D. Ohio 1984); The John Blair Communications, Inc. Profit Sharing Plan v. Telemundo Group, Inc. Profit Sharing Plan, 26 F.3d 360 (2d Cir. 1994); and 816 F.Supp. 949 (S.D.N.Y. 1993); Columbia Securities Litigation, 155 F.R.D. 466 (S.D.N.Y. 1994); and 747 F.Supp. 237 (1990); Melridge Securities Litigation, 1992 WL 311185 (D.Or. 1992); 1992 WL 58265; 1991 WL 238269; 1990 WL 117822; 1989 WL 155691; Bankers Trust Company v. Rhoades, 859 F.2d 1096 (2d Cir. 1988), cert. denied, 490 United States. 1007 (1989); 741 F.2d 511 (2d Cir. 1984), vacated, 473 United States. 922 (1985); 1992 WL 170677 (S.D.N.Y. 1992); 111 B.R. 54 (1990); 108 B.R. 423 (1989); 676 F.Supp. 496 (1987); 648 F.Supp. 17 (1986); 566 F.Supp. 1235 (1983); Glosser V. Cellcor, Inc., Fed. Secretary L. Rep. (CCH) 98,708, 20 Del. J. Corporation L. 745, 1995 WL 106527 (Del. Ch. 1995); and 20 Del. J. Corporation L. 341, 1994 WL 593929 (Del. Ch. 1994); Green v. Phillips, 1996 WL 342093 (Del. Ch. 1996); Integrated Resources, Inc., Debtor, 1990 WL 325414 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y.); Beker Industries Corporation, Debtor, 64 B.R. 900 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 1986); 63 B.R. 474 (1986); and 58 B.R. 725 (1986); Block v. Landegger, 66 A.D.2d 707, 411 N.Y.S.2d 240 (1st Department 1978), aff'd, 49 N.Y.2d 741, 402 N.E.2d 1171, 426 N.Y.S.2d 270 (1980); 44 A.D.2d 671, 354 N.Y.S.2d 430 (1st Department 1974); related case: 464 F.2d 133 (2d Cir.), cert. denied, 409 United States. 1039 (1972), aff'd, 337 F.Supp. 591 (S.D.N.Y. 1971) Worked at Rosenman & Colin LLP (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1970, New York. 1971, United States. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

1972, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. 1984, United States. Supreme Court. 1985, United States. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.

1994, United States. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. Editor, Yale Law Journal, 1967-1968. Member, Practicing Law Institute faculty for September 1996 program on Securities Litigation 1996, and Author: "The Origins and Implications of the Joint and Several Liability and Proportionate Fault Provisions of §21D of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1996," published in program course book (B4-7165).

Member, ALI-American Bar Association faculty for May 1992 program on The Prosecution and Defense of Shareholder Litigation Against Officers and Directors, and Author: "Advising the Directors: Minimizing the Risk of Litigation Through Internal Investigations by Special Counsel" and other articles published in the program course book (C-735). Author: Note, "Self-Incrimination and the Federal Excise Tax on Wagering," 76 Yale Law Journal 839, 1967. Note, "Collective Bargaining Agreements and State Antitrust Immunity," 77 Yale Law Journal 789, 1968.

Law Clerk to Honorary William H. Timbers, Chief Judge, United States. District Court, District of Connecticut, 1968-1969. Rosenman & Colin LLP is a leading full-service law firm.

Its practice areas include: communications, corporate, creditors' rights, entertainment, environmental matters, financial services, insurance and reinsurance, intellectual property, international transactions, labor and employment, litigation, matrimonial and family, pensions and ERISA, real estate, securities and commodities, tax, trusts and estates, white collar crime, and zoning.

Membership

Member, ALI-American Bar Association faculty for May 1992 program on The Prosecution and Defense of Shareholder Litigation Against Officers and Directors, and.

Connections

Children: Mark S., Cheryl A. Married Barbara E. Shiers, March 31, 1985. Children: Matthew S., Julia S.