Last updated on: 8/22/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Adam Liptak, JD Biography

Title:
Legal Correspondent and Columnist for the New York Times
Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Death Penalty Be Allowed?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 18, 2008

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
    Experts
Individuals with MDs, JDs, PhDs, or equivalent advanced degrees in fields relevant to death penalty issues. Also top-level government officials (such as foreign leaders, US presidents, Founding Fathers, Supreme Court Justices, members of legislative bodies, cabinet members, military leaders, etc.) with positions relevant to death penalty issues.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Legal Correspondent and Columnist, The New York Times, 2002-present
  • Recipient, New York Press Club’s Crystal Gavel Award, 2006
  • Recipient, New York Press Club’s John Peter Zenger Award, 1999
  • Recipient, One of 20 Leading Newspaper Professionals Under the Age of 40, Presstime magazine, 1995
  • Former Adviser, Legal Department, The New York Times Company, 1992-2002
  • Former Litigation Associate, Cahill Gordon & Reindel, New York, 1988-1992
  • Former Summer Clerk, Legal Department, The New York Times Company, Summer 1988
  • Former Copy Boy, The New York Times, 1984
  • Former Member, Media Law Committee, New York City Bar Association
  • Former Member of the Board, Media Law Resource Center
  • Former Lecturer, Media Law, Columbia University School of Journalism
Education:
  • JD, Yale University, 1988
  • BA, English, Yale University, 1984
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. What Is Life in Prison without Parole?