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Jocke Shelby Stevenson

Jocke Shelby Stevenson, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1960, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1976, United States Court International Trade 1978, United States Supreme Court 1981.

Background

  • Stevenson, Jocke Shelby was born on June 12, 1934 in New York City. Son of Lincoln L. and Shirley (Grodnick) Stevenson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1956. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1959.

    Career

    • Associate Marshall, Bratter, Greene, Allison & Tucker, New York City, 1960—1966. House counsel Burnham & Company, 1966—1970. Private practice, 1971—1977.

      Partner Hershcopf, Sloame & Stevenson, 1978—1980, Hershcopf, Stevenson, Tannenbaum & Glassman, New York City, since 1980. Arbitrator New York City Small Claims Court, since 1977, New York City Civil Court, since 1981. Adjunct assistant professor business law and political science Marymount Manhattan College, 1978—1987.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1960, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1976, United States Court International Trade 1978, United States Supreme Court 1981.

    Membership

    Trustee Park Avenue Synagogue, New York City. Member of American Bar Association (committee sole practitioners and small firms), New York State Bar Association (committee trusts and estates), Association Bar City New York, University Glee club New York City (treasurer since 1987), Yale club.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Winokar, October 7, 1970. 1 child Marshall Lincoln.
    • father: Lincoln L. Stevenson
    • mother: Shirley (Grodnick) Stevenson
    • spouse: Barbara Winokar
    • child: Marshall Lincoln Stevenson
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