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Congressman , Lawyer

Steven Harvey Schiff, American congressman, lawyer. Bar: New Mexico 1972, United States District Court New Mexico 1972, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1980. Recipient Law Enforcement Commendation medal Sons of the Revolution, 1984.

Background

Schiff, Steven Harvey was born on March 18, 1947 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Alan Jerome and Helen M. (Ripper) Schiff.

Education

Bachelor, University Illinois, Chicago, 1968. Juris Doctor, University New Mexico, 1972.

Career

Assistant district attorney, District Attorney' General’ s Office, Albuquerque, 1972-1977; sole practice, District Attorney' General’ s Office, Albuquerque, 1977-1979; assistant city attorney, City of Albuquerque, 1979-1981; district attorney, State of New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1981-1989; member, 101st-104th Congresses from 1st New Mexico district, Washington, District of Columbia, since 1989. Member government reform & oversight committee United States House of Representatives, member judiciary committee and standards of official conduct committee, chairman science subcommittee on basic research. Lecturer U. New Mexico, Albuquerque, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Bar: New Mexico 1972, United States District Court New Mexico 1972, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1980.

Membership

Chairman Bernalillo County Republican Party Convention, Albuquerque, 1984, 87, staff judge advisory New Mexico Air National Guard Colonel Judge Advocate General Corps, United States Air Force Reserve. Member American Bar Association, Albuquerque Bar Association, New Mexico Bar Association Clubs: Civitan. Lodges: B'nai Brith (president 1976-1978).

Connections

Married Marcia Lewis, November 8, 1968. Children: Jaimi, Daniel.

father:
Alan Jerome Schiff

mother:
Helen M. (Ripper) Schiff

spouse:
Marcia Lewis

child:
Daniel Schiff

child:
Jaimi Schiff