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Pamela B. Stuart, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Litigation, White Collar Criminal Defense Law, Employment Law, International Law including Extradition Law, Immigration Law, Congressional Investigations Law, Business Law, Health Law, Antitrust Law.

Background

Stuart, Pamela Bruce was born on February 13, 1949 in New York City. Daughter of J. Raymond and Marion Grace (Cotins) Stuart.

Education

Mount Holyoke College (Bachelor of Arts, with distinction, 1970). University of Michigan (Juris Doctor, cum laude, 1973). Spoken languages: Spanish.

Career

Admitted to the bar, 1974, New York. 1975, District of Columbia. 1979, United States. District Court,, District of Columbia.

1980, United States. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit. United States. Supreme Court. 1989, United States. District Court, District of Maryland.

1992, Maryland; 1993, Virginia and United States. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit. 1994, Florida and United States.

District Court, Eastern District of Virginia. 1996, United States. District Court, Northern District of New York. Author: "The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods," Washington International Trade Association, Trade Trends, May/June 1988.

"Keeping Your Workplace Drug Free," Business and Health, August 1989. "Prosecution, Not Warfare," The National Law Journal, December 10, 1990. "Treaty Traps: How To Get Your Client Through the Maze of Extradition," Criminal Justice, Winter 1992.

The Federal Trade Commission, Chelsea House, 1991. Contributor: The Department of Justice, Chelsea House, 1989. Instructor: Attorney General's Advocacy Institute, 1986-1987.

Legal Education Institute, 1985-1986. National Institute for Trial Advocacy, 1978, 1990, 1992—. Member: Judicial Conference of the District of Columbia, 1985-1988, 1991—.

Judicial Conference of the District of Columbia Circuit, 1994, 1996. Committee on Grievances, United States. District Court for the District of Columbia, 1994—.

Vice-Chair, 1996—; Secretary, Bar Association of the District of Columbia, 1996-1997 (Committee Chair of the Year, 1995). Board of Directors, Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College, 1986-1989, 1992-1995. Board of Governors, Federal City Club 1992—.

Greater Washington Boys and Girls Clubs, 1992-1994. Board of Directors, Anacostia Economic Development Corporation, 1993—. Trial Attorney and Deputy Assistant Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection Federal Trade Commission, Washington, D.C., 1973-1979.

Assistant United States. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1979-1985. Senior Trial Attorney, Office of International Affairs, United States.

Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., 1985-1987. Associate, Ross, Dixon & Masback, 1987-1989. Member, Lobel, Novins, Lamont & Flug, 1989-1992.

Member: Federal and American (Member, Sections of: Litigation, Criminal Justice, Labor and Employment Law, Torts and Insurance Practice, Business Law, International Law, Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Chair, International Criminal Law Committee of the Section of Criminal Justice, (1993-1996) Bar Associations. District of Columbia Bar.

The Florida Bar; The Virginia State Bar. Assistant United States. Attorneys Association of the District of Columbia (Vice President, 1997-1998).

The Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Trial Lawyers Association of the Washington Metropolitan Area.

Maryland Trial Lawyers Association. American Society of International Law. Washington Foreign Law Society.

Consular Corps of Washington (Executive Committee, 1995—). Master of the Bench; The Edward Bennett Williams Inn of Court.

Membership

Member: Judicial Conference of the District of Columbia, 1985-1988, 1991—. Judicial Conference of the District of Columbia Circuit, 1994, 1996. Committee on Grievances, United States.

District Court for the District of Columbia, 1994—. Vice-Chair, 1996—; Secretary, Bar Association of the District of Columbia, 1996-1997 (Committee Chair of the Year, 1995). Board of Directors, Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College, 1986-1989, 1992-1995.

Board of Governors, Federal City Club 1992—. Greater Washington Boys and Girls Clubs, 1992-1994. Board of Directors, Anacostia Economic Development Corporation, 1993—.

Trial Attorney and Deputy Assistant Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection Federal Trade Commission, Washington, D.C., 1973-1979. Assistant United States. Attorney for the District of Columbia, 1979-1985.

Senior Trial Attorney, Office of International Affairs, United States. Department of Justice, Washington, D.C., 1985-1987. Associate, Ross, Dixon & Masback, 1987-1989.

Member, Lobel, Novins, Lamont & Flug, 1989-1992. Member: Federal and American (Member, Sections of: Litigation, Criminal Justice, Labor and Employment Law, Torts and Insurance Practice, Business Law, International Law, Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Chair, International Criminal Law Committee of the Section of Criminal Justice, (1993-1996) Bar Associations.

District of Columbia Bar. The Florida Bar; The Virginia State Bar. Assistant United States.

Attorneys Association of the District of Columbia (Vice President, 1997-1998). The Women's Bar Association of the District of Columbia. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

Trial Lawyers Association of the Washington Metropolitan Area. Maryland Trial Lawyers Association. American Society of International Law.

Washington Foreign Law Society. Consular Corps of Washington (Executive Committee, 1995—). Master of the Bench; The Edward Bennett Williams Inn of Court.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, interior design, investments, piano, art.