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Edward Sisson

  • Independent researcher & writer
  • Self-employed

    Professional experience

    Independent researcher & writer

    Self-employed

    January 2006 - Present

    Partner

    Arnold & Porter (law firm)

    January 2000 - January 2006(6 years)

    Associate

    Arnold & Porter (law firm)

    August 1992 - December 1999(7 years)

    Law Clerk to Judge Roger B. Andewelt

    United States Court of Federal Claims

    August 1991 - August 1992(a year)

    Summer Associate

    Rubin Baum Levin Constant & Friedman (law firm)

    June 1990 - August 1990(2 months)

    Research assistant to Prof. Chused

    Georgetown University Law Center

    June 1989 - August 1989(2 months)

    Desktop publisher, Health & Safety Div. (instructor manuals for CPR, First Aid, etc.)

    American Red Cross National Headquarters

    January 1988 - August 1988(7 months)

    Executive Director (theater producer SeeHear, Rare Area, hoi polloi, Edifice Next, Actual Shō)

    George Coates Performance Works

    January 1984 - December 1987(4 years)

    Producer (Dublin's Seven Mortal Sins, Samuel Beckett & The Real Molloy)

    John Molloy

    June 1983 - December 1983(6 months)

    Administrative Director (theater producer Vacuum, Moving Sculptures, High School, Artery)

    Antenna Theater

    August 1981 - June 1983(2 years)

    Theater Program Director

    Intersection Arts Center

    February 1980 - October 1981(2 years)

    Producer (John Molloy, Yoshi Oida, George Coates Perf. Wks. The Way of How)

    San Francisco International Theater Festival

    April 1981 - September 1981(5 months)

    Producer (Le Plan K, Cartas Portuguesas, Spalding Gray, Waste of Time, Bill Irwin, others)

    San Francisco International Theater Festival

    April 1980 - September 1980(5 months)

    Treasurer & Playwrighting columnist

    Theater Communications Center of the Bay Area

    January 1978 - August 1980(3 years)

    Producer (Duykers the First)

    George Coates & John Duykers

    September 1978 - December 1979(a year)

    clerical worker

    Temp Agencies

    June 1978 - August 1979(a year)

    Apprentice architect

    JYA Architects & Engineers

    January 1978 - June 1978(5 months)

    Apprentice carpenter

    Carpenter's Union

    October 1977 - November 1977(a month)

    Education

    Juris Doctor (magna cum laude, Order of the Coif)

    Georgetown University Law Center

    August 1988 - June 1991(3 years)

    Bachelor of Science in Art & Design (A average)

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    August 1975 - June 1977(2 years)

    transferred to MIT

    Pomona College

    August 1973 - June 1975(2 years)

    high school diploma

    St. Albans School for Boys

    August 1969 - June 1973(4 years)

    Iolani School

    March 1968 - June 1969(a year)

    Leland Jr. High

    January 1968 - March 1968(2 months)

    La Entrada Jr. High

    September 1967 - December 1967(3 months)

    Las Lomitas

    September 1965 - June 1967(2 years)

    U.S. Navy Base School Mare Island

    January 1965 - June 1965(5 months)

    Point Loma School

    September 1964 - December 1964(3 months)

    S. B. Butler School

    September 1962 - June 1964(2 years)

    Wythe School

    September 1961 - June 1962(9 months)