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Robert E. Sparrow

Robert E. Sparrow, American lawyer. Lodges: Knights of Pythias, B'nai B'rith, Elks. president Eastern Queens Democratic Club, New York, 1971, president Public School 188 Parent-Teachers Association, Queens, 1971. Served as sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963. Member Queens Criminal Courts Bar Association (president 1971-1972, Lawyer of Year 1993), Queens County Bar Association (vice chairman criminal courts committee 1973-1976).

Background

  • Sparrow, Robert E. was born on February 26, 1935 in New York City. Son of Sidney G. and Dorothy (Boardman).

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Columbia University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Columbia Law School, 1957.

    Career

    • Partner firm. Sparrow, Singer & Schreiber, New York City, since 1957. Member committee on character and fitness, appellate division New York Supreme Court, 1992-2000.

    Major achievements

    • Lodges: Knights of Pythias, B'nai B'rith, Elks.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    President Eastern Queens Democratic Club, New York, 1971, president Public School 188 Parent-Teachers Association, Queens, 1971. Served as sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963. Member Queens Criminal Courts Bar Association (president 1971-1972, Lawyer of Year 1993), Queens County Bar Association (vice chairman criminal courts committee 1973-1976).

    Connections

    • Son of; married Marcia Galler, April 14, 1957. Children: Laurie Joy, David Gregory.
    • father: Sidney G. Son
    • mother: Dorothy (Boardman) Son
    • spouse: Marcia Galler
    • children: Laurie Joy Sparrow
    • David Gregory Sparrow
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