Barry Scheck Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Barry Scheck (Barry Charles Scheck)

Last Updated: 26 Feb, 2023 | Views: 356

Age: 74

Profession: Lawyer

Other Profession(s): Law Professor, Attorney

Famous For: Member of the O. J. Simpson defense team

Higher Education: Yale University (B.A.) UC Berkeley School of Law (J.D.)

Barry Scheck Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
19 Sep, 1949 (74 Years 08 Months)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District

Birth Sign



Barry Scheck Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):  

Barry Scheck, a well-known American lawyer, was born in 1949, in Queens, New York. Barry is one of the Innocence Project's co-founders. Scheck earned his Yale University diploma in 1971 and his University of California, Berkeley law degree in 1974.

Barry Scheck Education

Scheck served as a staff lawyer at the Legal Aid Society in New York City after graduating from law school. Thereafter, he was hired as a professor at the Cardozo School of Law in New York, where he instructed students in trial argument and evidence.

Barry Scheck Education – Innocence Project

The Innocence Project is a nonprofit organization created by Scheck and colleague lawyer Peter Neufeld in 1992 with the goal of releasing those who have been unfairly imprisoned using DNA evidence. Since then, the effort has aided in the release of hundreds of innocent defendants.

Barry Scheck High-Profile Cases

Throughout his career, Scheck has worked on a number of notable cases, including the O.J. Simpson trial, when he was a member of the defence team. Also, he has worked on instances concerning wrongful death, police brutality, and civil rights.

Barry Scheck Awards and Honors

Scheck has garnered numerous accolades and prizes throughout the course of his career, including the American Bar Association's Thurgood Marshall Award and the National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys' Champions of Justice Award.

Barry Scheck Teaching Career

Scheck has taught at a number of law schools across the country in addition to his work with the Innocence Project. He is currently a professor at Yeshiva University's Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.

Barry Scheck Media Appearances

In programmes like 60 Minutes, Nightline, and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Scheck has been a regular media commentator on legal matters. Also, he has appeared in documentaries including The Innocence Files and The Central Park Five.

Barry Scheck Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 174 cm
In Meters 1.74 m
In Feet & Inches 5'8"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 75 kg
In Pounds 165 Ibs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Barry Scheck Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Not Known

Mother's Name
Not Known

Dorothy Rick

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Olivia Morgan Scheck

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