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Robert P. Springer

Robert P. Springer was American lawyer. Bar: New York 1951, United States Court Military Appeals 1952, Massachusetts 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978. Named Big Brother of Year, 1987; recipient Lifetime Honoree, National Council Christians and Jews, 1987, United Fund, 1987.

Background

  • Springer, Robert P. was born on November 5, 1928 in Brooklyn. Son of Leo J. and Anna K. (Kasen) Springer.

  • Education

    • Student, New York University, 1945. Bachelor, University Michigan, 1948. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1951.

    Career

    • Partner Silk & Springer, and successors, Boston, 1955-1969. President, general counsel Great Northern Land Corporation, 1969-1972. Partner Linsky, Springer & Finnegan, 1973-1978.

      Senior partner Springer, Havey & Ziemian, 1978-1982. Senior member Law Offices Robert P. Springer, Boston, 1982-1989. Retired, 1989

      Chairman board directors Space Sciences, Inc., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1967-1969.

      Personal counsel to governor Massachusetts, 1956-1960, 62-64. General partner KSG Realty Company, Boston, 1968-1981.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1951, United States Court Military Appeals 1952, Massachusetts 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978.

    Membership

    Board directors Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, 1964-1969, Greater Framingham Jewish Family Service, 1985-1989. Member Jewish Big Brothers/Sisters Association Greater Boston, 1987-1989. Vice chairman trustee council Leonard Morse Hospital, Natick, 1978-1989.

    Trustee Temple Beth Am, 1985-1989. 1st lieutenant Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1951-1954.

    Connections

    • Married Nesha E. Bass, September 23, 1951. Children: Nancy, Mark, Carrie, Stephen.
    • father: Leo J. Springer
    • mother: Anna K. (Kasen) Springer
    • spouse: Nesha E. Bass
    • children: Nancy Springer
    • Mark Springer
    • Carrie Springer
    • Stephen Springer
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