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Peter Lenard Zimroth, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)CriminalCivil litigation, federalCivil litigation, statelawyer.

Background

Zimroth, Peter Lenard was born on January 11, 1943 in New York City. Son of Sol and Ruth (Sadowsky) Z. Bachelor, Columbia University, 1963.

Education

Columbia University (Bachelor of Arts, 1963). Yale University (Bachelor of Laws, 1966).

Career

Worked at Arnold & Porter (New York, NY) specializing in Civil and Criminal Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1968, District of Columbia. 1975, New York.

Order of the Coif.

Editor-in-Chief, Yale Law Journal, 1965-1966. Professor, New York University School of Law, 1970-1975. Law Clerk to: Chief Judge David L. Bazelon, United States.

Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 1966-1967. Justice Abe Fortas, United States. Supreme Court, 1967-1968.

Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of New York, Criminal Division, 1968-1970. Chief Assistant District Attorney and Chief of Appeals Bureau, New York County District Attorney's Office, 1975-1980. Corporation Counsel, City of New York, 1987-1989.

Member, Mayor's Committee on the Judiciary, 1980-1987. Member, Criminal Procedure Law Advisory Committee to the New York State Judicial Conference, 1980-1986. Chair, Criminal Procedure Committee, United States.

District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1985-1987. Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Secretary and Member of Executive Committee, 1986-1990. Nominating Committee, 1996.

Chair, Government Ethics Committee, 1990—. Chair, Criminal Law Committee, 1980-1983. Member: Special Committee on the Proposed Evidence Code, 1978-1986.

Federal Courts Committee, 1983-1987. Special Committee on the Proposed Federal Criminal Code, 1980-1986) and American (Member, House of Delegate, 1994—. Chair, Tax Litigation Committee, Litigation Section, 1985-1987.

Chair, Committee on Government Litigation Counsel, Litigation Section, 1990—) Bar Associations. American Law Institute.

Membership

Member, Mayor's Committee on the Judiciary, 1980-1987. Member, Criminal Procedure Law Advisory Committee to the New York State Judicial Conference, 1980-1986. Chair, Criminal Procedure Committee, United States.

District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1985-1987. Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Secretary and Member of Executive Committee, 1986-1990. Nominating Committee, 1996.

Chair, Government Ethics Committee, 1990—. Chair, Criminal Law Committee, 1980-1983. Member: Special Committee on the Proposed Evidence Code, 1978-1986.

Federal Courts Committee, 1983-1987. Special Committee on the Proposed Federal Criminal Code, 1980-1986) and American (Member, House of Delegate, 1994—. Chair, Tax Litigation Committee, Litigation Section, 1985-1987.

Chair, Committee on Government Litigation Counsel, Litigation Section, 1990—) Bar Associations. American Law Institute.