Adam Walinsky

Adam Walinsky

President, Center for Research on Institutions & Social Policy, Inc. (CRISP)

Adam Walinsky was born on January 10, 1937 in New York City. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University in 1957 and his Bachelor of Laws from Yale University in 1961.


Bar: New York 1962, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1971, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1982. Law clerk United States Court Appeals for 2d Circuit, New York City, 1961-1962. Associate Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts, New York City, 1962-1963.

Attorney Department Justice, Washington, 1963-1964.

Legislation assistant to Senator Robert F. Kennedy, Washington, 1964-1968. Partner Kronish, Lieb, Weiner & Hellman, New York City, 1971-1994.

President Center for Research on Institutions and Social Policy, 1994. Chairman New York State communications of Investigation, 1978-1981.