Barbara D. Underwood
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Barbara D. Underwood
Firm: State of New York, Office of the Attorney General
Address: The Capitol
Albany, NY 12224-0341
Phone: (518) 474-5481
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Web site: http://www.ag.ny.gov

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Barbara D. Underwood was appointed Solicitor General in January 2007. Prior to her appointment she served as Counsel and as Chief Assistant to the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York. From 1998 to 2001 she was the Acting Solicitor General and Principal Deputy Solicitor General of the United States. She has held executive positions in the Queens and Brooklyn District Attorneys’ Offices, and served as a trial attorney in the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office. She was Professor of Law at Yale Law School, Visiting Professor at New York University School of Law, and Adjunct Professor at Brooklyn Law School. She was a law clerk to Chief Judge David L. Bazelon of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and to Justice Thurgood Marshall of the U.S. Supreme Court. She is a graduate of Radcliffe College and Georgetown University Law Center.

Current Employment Position(s):
Solicitor General, since 2007

Bar Admissions:
New York, 1979
Education:
Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, District of Columbia

Radcliffe College

Past Employment Positions:
United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, Counsel and Chief Assistant

United States, Acting Solicitor General and Principal Deputy Solicitor General, 1998 - 2001

Queens and Brooklyn District Attorneys’ Offices, Executive

Manhattan District Attorney's Office, Trial Attorney

Yale Law School, Professor of Law

New York University School of Law, Visiting Professor

Brooklyn Law School, Adjunct Professor

Chief Judge David L. Bazelon of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, Law Clerk

Justice Thurgood Marshall of the U.S. Supreme Court, Law Clerk


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