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Howard Schneider

Howard Schneider, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1960, District of Columbia 1976. Served to captain United States Army Reserve, 1956-1966. Member of American Bar Association (chairman, committee on regulation of futures and derivative institutes 1997—2001), Association Bar City of New York (chairman committee 1982-1986).

Background

  • Schneider, Howard was born on March 21, 1935 in New York City. Son of Abraham and Lena (Pincus) Schneider.

  • Education

    • AB, Cornell University, 1956. Juris Doctor with distinction, Cornell University, 1959.

    Career

    • Associate, then partner Stroock & Stroock, New York City, 1959—1975. General counsel Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Washington, 1975—1977, Rosenman & Colin (now Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP), New York City, 1977—2005, MF Global Ltd, New York City, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1960, District of Columbia 1976.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Served to captain United States Army Reserve, 1956-1966. Member of American Bar Association (chairman, committee on regulation of futures and derivative institutes 1997—2001), Association Bar City of New York (chairman committee 1982-1986).

    Connections

    • Married Anne Evelyn Gorfinkle. Children: Andrea Rose, Jeffrey Winston.
    • father: Abraham Schneider
    • mother: Lena (Pincus) Schneider
    • spouse: Anne Evelyn Gorfinkle
    • children: Andrea Rose Schneider
    • Jeffrey Winston Schneider
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    Born March 21, 1935
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