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Christ Stratakis

Christ Stratakis, Greek lawyer. Bar: New York 1956, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) 1957, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1958, United States Court Customs 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970.

Background

  • Stratakis, Christ was born on June 6, 1928 in Chios, Greece. Son of John and Sophie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, Drexel University, 1951. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1955.

    Career

    • General counsel National Shipping & Trading Corporation, New York City, 1955-1959. With Poles, Tublin, Patestides & Stratakis (now Poles, Tublin, Stratakis, Gonzalez & Weickert), 1960—1961, partner, 1961—1962, senior partner, since 1962. Chairman advisory council Center Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies/Queens College, Flushing, New York, since 1990.

      Treasurer, secretary, vice-chairman, board directors Drexel University, 1990-1996, 98—. Consultant, lecturer in field.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1956, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) 1957, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1958, United States Court Customs 1965, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1970.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Greek Orthodox

    Membership

    Chairman school board School of the Transfiguration, Corona, New York, 1967-1978. Advisory council New York district Small Business Administration, 1971-1973. Archon national council legal counsellor Order of St. Andrew the Apostle.

    Chairman, legal committee Archdiocesan Council Greek Orthodox Archdiocese American, 1998-2000. Member American Bar Association, Maritime Law Association United States, United Chios Societies American (supreme legal advisor 1960-1982), Greek-American Democratic of Queens Club (chairman law committee 1960-1974), Sigma Rho, Phi Alpha Delta.

    Connections

    • Son of; married Mary C. Skinitis, October 25, 1959. Children: Sophia, John, Irene.
    • father: John Son
    • mother: Sophie Son
    • spouse: Mary C. Skinitis
    • children: Sophia Stratakis
    • John Stratakis
    • Irene Stratakis
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    Born June 6, 1928
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