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Floyd Abrams

Floyd AbramsBorn: 9-Jul-1936
Birthplace: New York City

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Attorney
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: First Amendment lawyer

Co-Counsel, The New York Times "Pentagon Papers" case.

Wife: Efrat (docent at the Guggenheim Museum)
Son: Dan Abrams (MSNBC host, b. 20-May-1966)
Daughter: Ronnie Abrams

    University: BA, Cornell University (1956)
    Law School: LLB, Yale Law School (1960)
    Teacher: Visiting Lecturer, Yale Law School (1974-80, 1986-89)
    Teacher: Lecturer, Columbia Law School (1981-85)

    Cahill Gordon & Reindel Partner
    Law Clerk for Paul Leahy, US District Court, Delaware (1961-63)
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences 2006
    American College of Trial Lawyers Fellow
    Biden for President
    Friends of Hillary
    Gephardt for President
    Hillary Clinton for President
    Obama for America
    Obama Victory Fund 2012
    Public Agenda Policy Review Board
    American Bar Association
    Association of the Bar of the City of New York
    New York State Bar Association 1961

    Citizen Koch (Jan-2013) · Himself
    Smash His Camera (Jan-2010) · Himself
    Nothing But the Truth (8-Sep-2008) · Judge Hall

Author of books:
The Right to Know (1985, lectures)
Speaking Freely: Trials of the First Amendment (2005, law)

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