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Robert Alan Wit Boraks, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1969, (United States Supreme Court) 1972. Co-chairman Criminal Practice Institute; member Judicial Conference District of Columbia; panel member American Arbitration Association; Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers America, Order Coif (president 1977-1978).

Background

Boraks, Robert Alan Wit was born on March 27, 1943 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Harmond Robert and Robert (Tepperman) Wit.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1965. Juris Doctor with honors, George Washington University, 1968.

Career

Law clerk United States District District of Columbia, 1968—1969, assistant, 1970—1972. Assistant legal director National Capital Area Civil Liberties Union, 1972—1973. With Public Defender Service District of Columbia, 1973—1977.

Special trial counsel, division enforcement Commodity Futures Trading Commission, 1977—1978. Managing partner Boraks & Leckar, Washington, since 1978. Adjunct professor Law School Catholic University America.

Membership

Co-chairman Criminal Practice Institute. Member Judicial Conference District of Columbia. Panel member American Arbitration Association.

Member of American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers America, Order Coif (president 1977-1978).

Connections

Married Nicola Maria Barthen, September 29, 1975. Married Mary Ellen Craig, February 14, 1979. Stepchildren: James Edward Moran, Mary Elise Moran.