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Robert Dominick Duke

Robert Dominick Duke, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1950, Connecticut 1989. Served as 1st lieutenant Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1952-1954. Member of American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Silver Spring Golf Club.

Background

  • Duke, Robert Dominick was born on October 14, 1928 in Goshen, New York, United States. Son of Robert DeWitt and Elma Christina (Dominick) Duke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Virginia Military Institute, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1950. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1952.

    Career

    • With Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, 1951-1952, 54-64, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. and predecessors, New York City, 1964—1984, general counsel, 1970—1984, senior vice president, 1973—1980. Senior vice president, general counsel The Brink's Company (formerly The Pittston Company), Richmond, Virginia, 1984—1993, senior counsel, 1993—2002, also board directors, 1991—1993.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1950, Connecticut 1989.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Served as 1st lieutenant Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1952-1954. Member of American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Silver Spring Golf Club.

    Connections

    • Married Jeannette Parham, April 24, 1954. Children: Katherine Campbell, Robert Dominick, Peter Benjamin DeWitt, Lois Christina.
    • father: Robert DeWitt Duke
    • mother: Elma Christina (Dominick) Duke
    • spouse: Jeannette Parham
    • children: Katherine Campbell Duke
    • Robert Dominick Duke
    • Peter Benjamin DeWitt Duke
    • Lois Christina Duke
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    Born October 14, 1928
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