The Honorable Herbert J. Stern has led a distinguished career as a prosecutor and judge in New Jersey. By age 36, Stern, a U.S. Attorney, had prosecuted eight mayors, two secretaries of state, two state treasurers, two powerful political bosses, a U.S. congressman and 64 other public officials. During his career, he also conducted the Grand Jury investigation into the death of Malcolm X and served as special counsel for the Iran-Contra indictments against former Lt. Col. Oliver North.
Contribution: Conducted grand jury investigation into death of Malcolm X, United States Judge for the District of New Jersey.
College Activities: Fencing Club, the International Relations Club and Phi Gamma Mu
Other Education: University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill. (J.D.)