Jacob A. Stein

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Jacob Stein’s practice has included a wide variety of civil and criminal litigation and a number of other things, including the representation of lawyers mostly with ethical problems.
He was selected by the Special Division of the United States Court of Appeals to serve as the Independent Counsel, 1984, re: Edwin Meese, III.
Since 1991, Mr. Stein has authored the monthly column, Legal Spectator in the D.C. Bar magazine, Washington Lawyer. He was a senior editor of Litigation a publication of the American Bar Association.
He has been an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law School for over 20 years. He has taught an advanced course in the Federal Rules of Evidence and Truth, Falsehood, and the Law and the Law of Law Firms.

American College of Trial Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice & Serious Personal Injury
  • White Collar Criminal Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
University Attended:
George Washington University, A.A.
Law School Attended:
George Washington University, LL.B., 1948; George Washington University, LL.D., Honorary, 1987
Year of First Admission:
1956, Maryland; 1948, District of Columbia
Bar Association of the District of Columbia (Vice President, 1967-1968; President, 1968-1969; The District of Columbia Bar (President, 1982-1983); Maryland State Bar Association; American Bar Association; District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Chairman, Admissions Committee (1974-1978); United States District Court for the District of Columbia Committee on Local Court Rules, Chairman (1973-1987); District of Columbia Circuit; Committee to Draft Maryland Civil Jury Instructions, Judicial Conference (1977); U.S. Court of Appeals, Member, Committee on Grievances and Admissions (1970-1974); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. (President, 1959-1960); American College of Trial Lawyers (Fellow)

Peer Reviews

5.0/5.0 (1 review)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Managing Partner on 04/23/14 in Civil Litigation

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