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Ronald Simon Flagg, American lawyer. Board directors National Vets Legal Services Program, Legal Counsel for the Elderly, Washington, Washington Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights and Urban Affairs; Member of District of Columbia Bar (president 2010-2011), American Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Flagg, Ronald Simon was born on December 3, 1953 in Milwaukee. Son of Arnold and Marian (Levy) Flagg.

Education

Bachelor of Arts Chicago, 1975. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1978.

Career

Law clerk to presiding judge United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1978-1980. Attorney, advisory office of intelligence policy and review United States Department Justice, Washington, 1980-1982. Associate Sidley & Austin, 1982-1985, partner, 1986—2001, partner commercial and administrative litigation, since 1986, and chair pro bono and public interest law committee.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1978, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1978, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1979, District of Columbia 1980, United States District Court District of Columbia 1980, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1980, United States Court Appeals (3rd circuit) 1984, United States Supreme Court 1986, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1987, United States Court Appeals (8th circuit) 1989.

Membership

Board directors National Vets Legal Services Program, Legal Counsel for the Elderly, Washington, Washington Lawyers Committee on Civil Rights and Urban Affairs. Member of District of Columbia Bar (president 2010-2011), American Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Patricia Sharin, June 20, 1982. Children: Laura Sharon, Emily Rachel, Naomi Erica.

father:
Arnold Flagg

mother:
Marian (Levy) Flagg

spouse:
Patricia Sharin

children:
Laura Sharon Flagg

Emily Rachel Flagg

Naomi Erica Flagg