Chairman Vincent C. Gray at the request of the Mayor
A PROPOSED RESOLUTION IN THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
To confirm the appointment of Mr. Errol R. Arthur to the
District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics.
RESOLVED, BY THE COUNCIL OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA,
That this resolution may be cited as the "District of Columbia
Board of Elections and Ethics Errol R. Arthur Confirmation Resolution of
Sec. 2. The Council of the District of Columbia confirms
the appointment of:
Errol R. Arthur
4411 15th Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20011
as a member of the District of Columbia Board of
Elections and Ethics, established by section 3 of the District of
Columbia Election Code of 1955, approved August 12, 1955 (69 Stat. 699;
D.C. Official Code § 1-1001.03), for a term to end July 7, 2009.
Sec. 3. The Council of the District of Columbia shall
transmit a copy of this resolution, upon its adoption, to the nominee
and to the Office of the Mayor.
Sec. 4. This resolution shall take effect immediately.
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ERROL R. ARTHUR
44111& STREET, N.W.
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20011
The District of
Columbia, December 1999
Maryland. December 1998
Howard University School of Law, Washington, D.C,, J.D.,
Honors: Trustee Merit Scholarship Recipient
Activities: Editor-in-Chief., The Barrister Newspaper
Howard Social Justice Law Review
Sigma Delta Tau
Legal Fraternity, Inc.
Association of Caribbean Law Students
University of Maryland, College Park, MD, 13.A., May 1994
Honors: Nyumburu Cultural Center Service
Managing Editor, The Black
The Eclipse Magazine
Thurgood Marshall Pre-Law Society
Arthur & Arthur, PLLC, Washington, D.C., November
Attorney Partner in a high volume law practice. Represents
clients in a variety of matters including criminal, family, and civil
proceedings in Washington, D.C. and in Maryland.
D.C. Public Defender Service, Washington. D.C. October
Staff Attorney - Represented indigent defendants in
criminal, juvenile, and administrative proceedings at the D.C. Superior
Court, the Youth Services Administration, and the United States Parole
Commission. Conducted jury and non jury trials. Drafted pre-trial and
post trial motions. Conducted and supervised investigation of all
The Honorable Mary A. Gooden Terrell, Washington, D,C.
October 1998-September 1999
Law Clerk - Assisted Judge in organizing and
managing both Misdemeanor and Felony trial matters. Examined all motions
submitted for consideration. Conducted extensive legal research on
evidentiary and procedural issues pending before the Court.
Criminal Justice Clinic, Howard University School of Law,
August 1997-May 1998
Student Attorney - Provided legal representation
for indigent clients in criminal and juvenile proceedings. Conducted
field investigations, Researched legal issues. Interviewed clients and witnesses. Drafted motions for the Court. Participated in
strategizing sessions with supervising attorneys.
Professor Peter Krauthamer, Howard University School of Law, August 1996-August 1997
Research Assistant - Conducted extensive
legal research for Law Professor in preparation for articles.
U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C., Summer 1997
Legislative Aide - Served as a liaison for the Office of Congressional
and Intergovernmental ABU ire and the U.S. Congress. Conducted legal and
legislative research on various labor related issues. Addressed
constituent inquiries regarding their administrative hearings. Monitored
and drafted reports on Congressional hearings and propose legislation.
Office of the State's Attorney, .Baltimore, MD, Summer
Law Clerk - Assisted staff attorneys in the Juvenile Division
during all phases of trial. Conducted extensive legal research. Wrote
legal memoranda for staff attorneys, Drafted and filed motions in
preparation for trial.