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Penelope Anne Simoes Ferreira

Penelope Anne Simoes Ferreira, South African Lawyer, association executive. Avocations: painting, swimming, gardening, reading. F C. Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law.


Ferreira, Penelope Anne Simoes was born on January 22, 1939 in Capetown, South Africa. Came to the United States 1975. Daughter of Edgar George Sandler and Jocelyn Mary Cox Cockshutt.


Bachelor, University Witwatersrand, South Africa, 1960. Bachelor of Laws, University London, 1970. Master of Laws in International Law, Cambridge University, England, 1973.

Juris Doctor, Duquesne University, 1978.


Associate professor Duquesne University, 1975-1978. Research associate Nossaman Krueger & Marsh, 1978-1980. Consultant University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1980-1982.

Associate division director American Bar Association, Washington, from 1982.


Member American Bar Association, American Society International Law.


  • Other Interests

    Painting, swimming, gardening, reading.


Married Jose Pedro Simoes Ferreria, October 13, 1962. Children: Gabriela, Margarida, Jose Paulo.