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Lawyer

Kent Talbot van den Berg, American Lawyer. Bar: Washington 1984. Recipient Saybrook College Fellows prize, 1964. Member American Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association, Yale Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Berg, Kent Talbot van den was born on March 17, 1942 in St. Paul. Son of Kent C. and Helen (McLaughlin) van den Berg.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Yale University, 1964; Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1970; Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1984.

Career

Assistant Professor of English, Yale University, New Haven, 1968-1973; assistant Professor of English, University of California, Davis, 1973-1976; assistant professor comparative literature, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1976-1980; associate, Perkins Coie, Seattle, 1984-1986; of counsel, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Seattle, 1987-1988; associate, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Seattle, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Washington 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Yale University Law Review, 1984. Author: Playhouse and Cosmos: Shakespearean Theatre as Metaphor, 1984.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association, Yale Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Sara Jane Streich, June, 1966. 1 child, David Talbot.

father:
Kent C. Berg

mother:
Helen (McLaughlin) Berg

spouse:
Sara Jane Streich

child:
David Talbot Berg