Leonie M. Brinkema

Personal

Birthday: 
1944
Birthplace: 
Teaneck, NJ
Race or Ethnicity: 
White
Gender: 
Female
Prior Employment: 

Trial attorney, Public Integrity Section, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1976-1977
Assistant U.S. attorney, Eastern District of Virginia, 1977-1983
Trial attorney, Office of International Affairs, Criminal Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1983-1984
Part-time legal instructor, Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Academy, 1984-1985
Private practice, Alexandria, Virginia, 1984-1985

Education

Name of School: 
Rutgers University
Degree: 
B.A.
Degree Year: 
1966
Name of School - Second: 
Rutgers University
Degree - Second: 
M.L.S.
Degree Year - Second: 
1970
Name of School - Third: 

Cornell University Law School

Cornell Law School combines inspired teaching with cutting-edge scholarship in a close-knit and collegial intellectual community. Hallmarks include: A faculty that excels not only in scholarly productivity, but also in teaching ability An approach to legal education that encourages collaboration and interdisciplinary study A global emphasis, including educational partnerships around the world A part of Cornell University, one of the world's great research universities Graduates who are connected and make a difference

Degree - Third: 
J.D.
Degree Year - Third: 
1976

Judicial Career

Court Name: 
U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
Court Name: 

Virginia Eastern District Court

President Nominating: 
William J. Clinton
Party Affiliation of President: 
Democratic
Commission Date: 
10/20/1993
Bankruptcy and Magistrate Services: 

U.S. Magistrate, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia, 1985-1993

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