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Law educator , public defender

Steven T. Wax, American Public defender, law educator. Bar: New York 1976, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1976, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1983, Oregon 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1983.

Background

Wax, Steven T. was born on July 9, 1948 in Brooklyn. Son of Jack and Anne (Strauss) Wax.

Education

Colgate University (Bachelor of Arts). Harvard University (Juris Doctor).

Career

Law clerk to judge, United States District Court Alaska, Anchorage, 1974-1975; assistant district attorney, County of King, Brooklyn, 1975-1979; public defender, Broome County Public Defender, Binghamton, New York, 1979-1983; public defender, Federal Defender District of Oregon, Portland, since 1983. Lecturer State University of New York, Binghamton, 1979-1983. Adjunct Professor Northwestern University School Law, Portland, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1976, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1976, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1983, Oregon 1985, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Board of directors Oregon Council on Crime and Delinquency, Portland, since 1983, Oregon Halfway House, Portland, since 1983. Member Oregon State Bar (local professional responsibility committee), American Inns of Court, Federal Defender Advisory Committee.

Connections

Married Kathleen Haley, September 10, 1983.

father:
Jack Wax

mother:
Anne (Strauss) Wax

spouse:
Kathleen Haley