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Sharon Ruth Meisler, American lawyer, educator. Bar: Pennsylvania 1984, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1984, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1992, United States Federal Court of Appeals (3rd circuit), 2001.


Meisler, Sharon Ruth was born on June 6, 1959 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Julius and Shirley (Zinman) Meisler.


AS, Temple University, 1980. Bachelor in Criminal Justice, Temple University, 1981. Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting, Temple University, 1981.

Juris Doctor, New England School Law, Boston, 1984.


Assistant public defender Montgomery County Public Defender' General’ s Office, Norristown, Pennsylvania, since 1984. Adjunct professor department criminal justice Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1986. Faculty Statewide Public Defenders Training, 2001.

NITA, Philadelphia, 2002.


Member Pennsylvania Bar Association, Montgomery County Bar Association, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Public Defenders Association (board directors since 1990, chairman juvenile committee 1991).


  • Other Interests

    Cooking, reading, writing, needlecrafts, fishing.


Married Joseph Francis Chmielewski, Junior, October 18, 1987. 2 children.