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Robert Stephen Taft

Robert Stephen Taft, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1959, Florida 1978, District of Columbia 1981.

Background

  • Taft, Robert Stephen was born on November 1, 1934 in New York City. Son of Harold A. and Mae Vivian (Gray) Taft.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Dartmouth University, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1959. Master of Laws, New York Law School, 1960.

    Career

    • Practiced in, New York City, 1960-1987. Associate Reid and Priest, 1960-1967. Partner Hatfield, Brady and Taft, 1967-1977, Miller, Montgomery, Sogi, Brady & Taft, 1977-1981, Botein, Hays, Sklar & Herzberg, 1981-1985.

      Senior tax partner Certilman, Haft, Lebow, Balin, Buckley & Kremer, 1985-1987. Lecturer New York University Tax Institute, New York City, 1973-1987. Professor law New York Law School, 1972-1987.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1959, Florida 1978, District of Columbia 1981.

    Works

    Membership

    President Great Neck (New York ) Grace Avenue School Parent-Teachers Association, 1971-1972. Member advisory board Odyssey House, 1970-1984, board directors, 1976-1982. Trustee Practicing Law Institute Foundation, 1970-1987.

    Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Society of America Magicians.

    Connections

    • Married Marlene Rosalie Medwin, June 22, 1958. Children: Leslie Ann Taft Aiuto, Peter Stephen.
    • father: Harold A. Taft
    • mother: Mae Vivian (Gray) Taft
    • spouse: Marlene Rosalie Medwin
    • children: Leslie Ann Taft Aiuto Taft
    • Peter Stephen Taft
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    Born November 1, 1934
    Died December 10, 1987
    (aged 53)
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