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Lawyer , United States Representative from Maryland

John Peter Spyros Sarbanes, United States Representative from Maryland, lawyer. Bar: Maryland 1988, District of Columbia. Fulbright Scholar, 1985. Special assistant State Superintendent Schools, Maryland; board member Institute for Christian & Jewish Studies; Member of American Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar.

Background

Sarbanes, John Peter Spyros was born on May 22, 1962 in Baltimore. Son of Paul S. and Christine (Dunbar) Sarbanes.

Education

AB cum laude, Woodrow Wilson School Public & International Affairs, Princeton University, 1984. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1988.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary J. Frederick Motz, United States District Court Maryland, 1988—1989. Associate through partner Venable LLP, Baltimore, 1989—2006, member hiring committee, 1992—1996, chairman health care practice, 2000—2006. Member United States Congress from 3nd Maryland district, since 2007, member education & workforce committee, resources committee, government oversight committee.

President Public Justice Center, Baltimore, 1994—1997. Special assistant to superintendent schools State of Maryland.

Achievements

  • Bar: Maryland 1988, District of Columbia.

Membership

Special assistant State Superintendent Schools, Maryland. Board member Institute for Christian & Jewish Studies. Member of American Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar.

Connections

Married Dina Eve Caplin, 1988. 3 children.

father:
Paul S. Sarbanes

mother:
Christine (Dunbar) Sarbanes

spouse:
Dina Eve Caplin