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Michael H. P. Belknap

Michael H. P. Belknap, American real estate developer. Bar: New York 1969. English Speaking Union fellow, 1963-1964. Member Berkshire Natural Resources Council (trustee), Harvard Club.

Background

  • Belknap, Michael H. P. was born on October 27, 1940 in South Bend, Indiana, United States. Son of Paul E. and Mary Elizabeth (Gibb) Belknap.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1963. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1967. Bachelor of Laws, Cambridge University, England, 1965.

    Career

    • Associate Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1967-1970. Director Council on Environment, Office of Mayor City of New York, 1970-1972. Vice president, general counsel Corporation Property Investors, New York City, 1972-1975.

      Vice president Levitt & Sons Inc., Greenwich, Connecticut, 1975-1978. President Belknap Company Ltd., Canaan, New York, since 1978. Adjunct professor Western New England College School Law.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1969.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Berkshire Natural Resources Council (trustee), Harvard Club.

    Connections

    • Married Dorothy Callaway, August 12, 1967 (divorced December 1989). Children: Michael, Jenny Warner, Matthew Gibb. Married Martha Burke-Hennessy, May 25, 1996.

      Stepchildren: Hélène Lesterlin, Roland Lesterlin.
    • father: Paul E. Belknap
    • mother: Mary Elizabeth (Gibb) Belknap
    • spouses: Dorothy Callaway
    • Martha Burke-Hennessy
    • children: Michael Belknap
    • Jenny Warner Belknap
    • Matthew Gibb Belknap
    • Hélène Lesterlin Belknap
    • Roland Lesterlin Belknap
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    Born October 27, 1940
    Nationality
    • 1963
      Harvard University
    • 1967
      Harvard University
    • 1965
      Cambridge University
    • 1967 - 1970
      Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell
    • 1970 - 1972
      director, Council on Environment
    • 1972 - 1975
      vice president, Corporation Property Investors
    • 1972 - 1975
      general counsel, Corporation Property Investors
    • 1975 - 1978
      vice president, Levitt & Sons Incorporated
      Greenwich, United Kingdom
    • 1978
      president, Belknap Company Limited
      Canaan, New York, United States
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