Party affiliation: Democrat
Seymour Jay Schafer, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1958, Pennsylvania 1963, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969. With United States Air Force, 1958-1964. Member Society of Hospital Attorneys of Western Pennsylvania (founder, past president), American Academy of Hospital Attorneys of America Hospital Association.
Assistant professor law Western Reserve University, Cleveland, 1960-1961, University Pittsburgh, 1961-1963, assistant research professor of health law, 1961-1963, adjunct professor law, 1963-1965. Partner Markel, Schafer & Means, PC, Pittsburgh, since 1963. Legal counsel, The Hospital Council of Western Pennsylvania since 1968.
Lecturer in field.