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Roger Jewett Hawke

Roger Jewett Hawke, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1976.


  • Hawke, Roger Jewett was born on July 2, 1935 in New York City. Son of John Daniel and Olga (Buchbinder) Hawke.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Amherst College, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1959.


    • Associate Donovan, Leisure, Newton & Irvine, New York City, 1960, 62-65. Assistant United States attorney United States Attorney' General’ s Office, Southern District New York, 1965-1969. Associate Brown, Wood, Ivey, Mitchell & Petty LLP, 1969-1971, partner, 1971—2001, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP, New York City, 2001—2005, Sidley Austin LLP, New York City, 2006—2009, Legal Aid Society, Brooklyn Office for Aging, since 2009.

      Arbitrator Finance Industry Regulatory Authority, attorney panel member Southern District New York. Disciplinary Committee.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1960, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1976.


    Acting village justice Village of Lloyd Harbor, New York,1977-1983, trustee, 1983-1900. Police commissioner, 1983-1999, deputy mayor, 1983-1999. With United States Army, 1961-1962.

    Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers. Member: American Bar Association, American Law Institute, New York Law Institute (treasurer 1989—2005, executive committee), Association of Bar of City of New York, Lloyd Neck Bath (president 1981).


    • Married Rose Marie Ferri, August 15, 1964. Children– Christopher, Allison, John.
    • father: John Daniel Hawke
    • mother: Olga (Buchbinder) Hawke
    • spouse: Rose Marie Ferri
    • children: Christopher Hawke
    • Allison Hawke
    • John Hawke
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    Born July 2, 1935