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Lev L. Dassin

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Lev L. Dassin, lawyer. Bar: New York 1991, United States District Ct (southern district) New York, United States District Court (eastern district) New York, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit), United States Supreme Court. Recipient Attorney General's award for Distinguished Service, United States Department Justice, Attorney General's award for Exceptional Service. Member of New York Bar Association, Phi Betta Kappa.

Background

Dassin, Lev L. was born in 1965. Son of Gerald and Miriam Dassin.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, Cornell University, 1987. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1990.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary David N. Edelstein United States District Court (southern district) New York, 1990—1992. Assistant United States attorney (southern district) New York United States Department Justice, 1992—1998, chief criminal division, 2005—2008, deputy United States attorney, 2008, acting United States attorney, 2008—2009. Associate Morrison & Foerster LLP, 1999—2000.

Partner Kaye Scholer LLP, 2001—2005, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, New York City, since 2009. Adjunct professor law Columbia Law School, New York City, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1991, United States District Ct (southern district) New York, United States District Court (eastern district) New York, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit), United States Supreme Court.

Membership

Member of New York Bar Association, Phi Betta Kappa.

Connections

Married Betsy Kramer, January 17, 1998.

father:
Gerald Dassin

mother:
Miriam Dassin

spouse:
Betsy Kramer