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Nadia Jacqueline Bernstein

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Nadia Jacqueline Bernstein, British, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1974, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1983.

Background

Bernstein, Nadia Jacqueline was born on February 26, 1945 in Salford, Lancashire, England. Arrived in the United States, 1948. Daughter of David Colin and Rose (Bolton) Cohen.

Education

Bachelor, City College of New York, 1966. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1973.

Career

Associate Rosenman Colin Freund Lewis & Cohen and predecessor firms, New York City, 1973-1982. Partner Rosenman & Colin, 1983-1987. Vice president, general counsel Montefiore Medical Center, 1987-1989, senior vice president, general counsel, 1989-1998.

Vice president, general counsel, corporation secretary C.R. Bard, Inc., Murray Hill, New Jersey, 1999—2004. Principal The New Jersey Bernstein Law Firm, since 2004. Member legal affairs committee Greater New York Hospital Association, New York City, 1987—1999.

Member conference board Council Chief Legal Officers, 1999—2004. Member New Jersey General Counsel's Group, 1999—2004. Institutional review board Montefiore Medical Center, since 2005.

Director, member executive committee, secretary Westchester Community College Collegium Lifelong Learning Institute, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1974, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, United States Supreme Court 1983.

Membership

Member bioethics task force, member commission women's equality American Jewish Congress, New York City, 1989—1994. Board directors Rosecliff Homeowners Association, since 2009. Member board ethics Village Briarcliff Manor, New York, 1997—2006.

Board directors Berkeley-in-Scarsdale Association, 1989—1991. Member of American Bar Association (forum on health care, law practice management committee, corporation practices committee business law section), American Corporation Council Association (law management committee 2000-2004), Advanced Medical Technology Association (legal committee 2002-2004), Women Business Leaders United States Health Care Industry, Executive Women New Jersey (honoree 2000), New York State Bar Association (executive committee health law section 1996-1999), American Health Lawyers Association, Association Bar City of New York.

Connections

Married David J. Adler, March 1977 (divorced 1992). Married Robert Bernstein, May 1997.

father:
David Colin Cohen

mother:
Rose (Bolton) Cohen

spouses:
David J. Adler

Robert Bernstein