Peruvian lawyer and politician who is known for his association with the Popular Action party. He is also known for having served as a Congressman where he represented the constituency of Puno. He is also known for having served as the Popular Action party's national secretary-general.
He originally studied Law at the Catholic University of Santa Maria in Arequipa. He started his career working as an independent lawyer in his hometown of Puno. In 2001, he was first elected to congress to represent Puno.
He is also known for having been a professor who lectured in law at the National University of the Altiplano in Puno.
He was born and raised in Puno, Peru. His mother Teresa Marcedes Ancieta Hurtado was a primary school teacher.
Richard acuna Nunez is a fellow Peruvian politician who is also known for having served as a congressman.by blog Admin
Father of the Kardashian sisters who represented <a title='O.J. Simpson' href='/famous/o-j-simpson.htm'>O.J. Simpson</a> in the trial of the decade in the 1990's.
Amal Clooney, born Amal Ramzi Alamuddin, is a Lebanese-British barrister, human rights activist and philanthropist. A graduate of Oxford University and New York University School of Law, her long and accomplished career in the fields of international law and human rights have won her international acclaim. Her high-profile clients have included several nation-states, including the country of Armenia in its fight for recognition of the Armenian Genocide by the Turkish government. Amal Clooney became engaged to and married American actor George Clooney in 2014, instantly becoming a household name in popular culture. Years before this, though, she was already well-known and respected in legal circles for consistently representing her clients with skill and success. The scope of her work ranges from tackling social justice and human rights issues to representing several multinational corporations in their negotiations and court actions regarding government regulation. As of 2015, she is a barrister”one type of legal representative in British courts”at London-based Doughty Street Chambers.
American lawyer best known for being a part of the "Dream Team," which successfully defended <a title='OJ Simpson' href='/famous/o-j-simpson.htm'>OJ Simpson</a> from his murder charges. He later co-founded RightCounsel.com, which matches potential clients with attorneys.
Robert Todd Lincoln was an American statesman, diplomat, businessman, lawyer, and briefly a union captain during the Civil War. He was the oldest son of the 16th President of the United States of America, <a title='Abraham Lincoln' href='/famous/abraham-lincoln.htm'>Abraham Lincoln</a>, and his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln. Raised in Illinois, he attended the Harvard College before enlisting in the Union Army as a captain during the closing days of the American Civil War. Robert was in his early 20s when his father was assassinated but he carried on his astounding legacy for the rest of his life. He joined the Republican politics, following his father's footsteps, and at one point, held the position of the town supervisor of South Chicago. In his later years, he served as the Secretary of War in the administration of James A. Garfield, the 20th US President and continued to do so under Chester A. Arthur. During the Benjamin Harrison administration, Lincoln was appointed as the US Ambassador to London. As a prominent businessman and lawyer, Lincoln was the general counsel of the Pullman Palace Car Company. Following the death of its founder, George Pullman, in 1897, he was made the president of the company. While he retired from the position in 1911, he remained a part of the company as a member of the board up to 1922.
Practicing lawyer and social media star who runs the blog The Italian Enthusiast, dedicated to the fashion, food, and authentic culture of Italy. He has over 1.1 million fans on TikTok and is also popular on Facebook and Instagram.
American lawyer who was named the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 2013. He previously served as the United States Deputy Attorney General in the <a title='George W. Bush' href='/famous/george-w-bush.htm'>George W. Bush</a> administration from 2003 to 2005. He was relieved of his duties by <a title='Donald Trump' href='/famous/donald-trump.htm'>Donald Trump</a> in 2017.
Civil rights lawyer and San Francisco-based politician. She served on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors as a representative of the city's sixth district.
Marcia Clark is an American prosecutor, author, and TV correspondent who served as the lead prosecutor in the O.J. Simpson Murder Case, the infamous criminal trial in which NFL player Orenthal James Simpson was tried for the murder of his ex-wife and her friend Ron Goldman. Born in Alameda, California, Clark studied law at the Southwestern University School of Law from where she earned a Juris Doctor. She began her career as a prosecutor for the Los Angeles District Attorney. She gained fame for the trial of Robert John Bardo, who was convicted of the murder of actress Rebecca Schaeffer, and the trial of O. J. Simpson, who was convicted of murdering Nicole Brown and Ron Goldman. She was portrayed in the sitcom ˜Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' by actress Tina Fey, for which the latter earned an Emmy Award nomination. She was portrayed by Sarah Paulson in the 2016 TV series ˜The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story', for which Paulson earned critical acclaim and won the Emmy Award. Clark has also authored several books, such as ˜Without a Doubt' and ˜The Competition'.
American lawyer most famous for being the wife of Tony-winning rapper, actor and playwright <a title='Lin-Manuel Miranda' href='/famous/lin-manuel-miranda.htm'>Lin-Manuel Miranda</a>. Professionally, she has worked as an associate for the international law firm Jones Day in New York City.
Johnnie L Cochran, Jr. was a well-known American lawyer renowned for dealing high profile as well as highly publicised police brutality cases associated with the African-American community. He represented several high profile clients like Michael Jackson, Sean Combs, Snoop Dogg, Tupac Shakur, Riddick Bowe and Todd Bridges among many others. He was reputed for his legal acumen, courtroom skills and trial tactics whether for cases involving celebrities and superstars or for those of common men shoved into unusual situations. However the one case that led him to the spotlight garnering international prominence and making him arguably one of the most reputed trial lawyers of the world apart from becoming a celebrity himself was that of former American footballer <a title='O.J. Simpson' href='/famous/o-j-simpson.htm'>O.J. Simpson</a> who was charged of double murder. Cochran played a leadership role in the defence team of lawyers of Simpson and successfully defended the latter in a highly publicised and televised trial that became somewhat of a trial of the century. His trial tactics and demonstrating skills put the police and prosecution on the defensive leading Simpson's defense team to suggest racist behaviour of police department and framing of charges against the footballer thus leading to the acquittal of Simpson. He served as Chairman of the ˜Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone', whose objective is to revitalize economically deprived communities. He set up the ˜Johnnie L. Cochran, Sr. scholarship' at University of California, Los Angeles for African-American men.
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. is an activist, environmental attorney, and author. He is best known as the son of Robert Francis Kennedy, who was shot dead at ˜The Ambassador Hotel' in Los Angeles, California. Robert F. Kennedy Jr. works with various nonprofit organizations and is currently serving as the president of ˜Waterkeeper Alliance,' which is an environmental organization. As the chairman of ˜World Mercury Project,' he is also working towards eliminating mercury exposure from pharmaceuticals like vaccines. Thanks to his vast knowledge on environment, he has been serving at ˜Pace University School of Law' as a professor of ˜Environmental Law' for more than 30 years. He also co-hosts a nationally syndicated radio program called ˜Ring of Fire.' As an environmentalist and activist, Kennedy Jr. has won a number of awards, including the prestigious ˜Champion of the Environment' award.
Best known as the presiding judge on the reality television program Judge Alex (which ran from 2005 until 2014), he also had a decade-long career as a criminal trials judge in Miami-Dade County, Florida.