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Abraham Sofaer

Former US District Judge & Legal Adviser to the Department of State
Abraham David Sofaer is a former United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and then became Legal Adviser to the United States State Department.  After resigning from the State Department, he became the George P. Shultz Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy and National Security Affairs at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He is Chairman of Federal Arbitration, Inc., a member of the Board of the Koret Foundation, and a founder and former Chairman of the National Museum of Jazz in Harlem.