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Toby Salter Myerson

Toby Salter Myerson, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1977, California 1977.


  • Myerson, Toby Salter was born on July 20, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Raymond King and Natalie Anita (Salter) Myerson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1971. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1975.


    • Associate Coudert Brothers, New York City, 1975-1977, 81, San Francisco, 1977-1981, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York City, 1981-1983, partner, 1983-1989. Managing director Wasserstein Perella & Company, Inc., 1989-1990. Partner Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, since 1990, co-chair, Corporation Department.

      Lecturer University California Berkeley, 1979-1981, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982-1983. Visiting lecturer Yale University, New Haven, 1983-1984. Board directors Myerson, Van Den Berg & Company, Santa Barbara, California.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1977, California 1977.


    • Contributing editor: Doing Business in Japan, 1983, Council on Foreign Relations, since 1993, Foreign Policy Association, since 1995.


    Secretary Japan Society, Incorporated, New York York City, 1985-1989. Board directors 1056 Fifth Avenue Corporation, New York City, 1985-1988. Member university resources committee Harvard University, since 1997.

    Member American Bar Association (subcommittee international banking, corporation and business law section), International Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York (committee on foreign and comparative law, chairman 1988-1989), California Bar Association.



    Art, music, literature, tennis, golf.


    • father: Raymond King Myerson
    • mother: Natalie Anita (Salter) Myerson
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    Born July 20, 1949
    (age 68)