Nomination of Lawrence J. Siskind To Be a Special Counsel at the Department of Justice

June 15, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate Lawrence J. Siskind to be Special Counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment Practices at the Department of Justice for a term of 4 years. This is a new position.

Mr. Siskind is currently a partner with Cooper, White and Cooper in San Francisco, CA. Prior to this he served as an associate with McCutchen, Doyle, Brown & Enersen, 1979 - 1981.

Mr. Siskind graduated from Harvard College (B.A., 1974) and Harvard Law School (J.D., 1978). He was born July 4, 1952, in Swampscott, MA. Mr. Siskind is married, has one child, and resides in Piedmont, CA.