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Federal official , Lawyer

Sharon Yvette Bowen, lawyer, federal official. Bar: New York 1984. Named Diversity Champion, New York City Bar Association, 2007; named one of America's Top Black Attorneys, Black Enterprise, 2003; recipient Lawyer of Year, Metropolitan Black Bar Association, 2006, Practicing Attorneys for Law Students (Pouch Attachment Ladder System ) Service award, 2009.


Bowen, Sharon Yvette was born in 1956.


Bachelor, University Virginia, 1978. Master of Business Administration, Northwestern University, 1982. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1982.


Partner, corporation department Latham & Watkins LLP, New York City, since 1988. Vice chair Securities Investor Protection Corporation (SIPC), Washington, since 2010. Member advisory counsel New York Women's Bar Association Foundation, Northwestern University Law Board.


  • Bar: New York 1984.


Board directors New York Lawyers Public Interest, Inc., Harlem School Arts, New York City Economic Development Corporation, UrbanAmerica, Inc. Member of American Bar Association (member house delegate), New York State Bar Association, Bar Association City of New York (member committee corporation law).