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Robert Louis Tessler

Robert Louis Tessler, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1963, United States District Court New Jersey 1963, New York 1983. Chairman Essex County chapter American Civil Liberties Union, Newark, 1973-1976; county committeeman New Jersey Democratic Party, 1973-1978; chairman board National Music Theater Network, since 1989. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, New York Trial Lawyers Association, American Inns of Court.

Background

  • Tessler, Robert Louis was born on April 6, 1938 in Newark. Son of Max and Charlotte (Paskow) Tessler.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Hamilton College, 1959. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1963.

    Career

    • Partner Yankowitz & Tessler, Newark, 1963-1978. Associate Julien & Schlesinger, New York City, 1978-1984. Partner Toberoff, Tessler & Schochet, since 1984.

      Attorney Zoning Board of West Orange (New Jersey), 1980-1985.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New Jersey 1963, United States District Court New Jersey 1963, New York 1983.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Chairman Essex County chapter American Civil Liberties Union, Newark, 1973-1976. County committeeman New Jersey Democratic Party, 1973-1978. Chairman board National Music Theater Network, since 1989.

    Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, New York Trial Lawyers Association, American Inns of Court.

    Personality

    Interests

    Musical theater organization devoted to developing new works in opera and musicals.

    Connections

    • Married Linda Gottlieb, 1991. 1 child, David Alan.
    • father: Max Tessler
    • mother: Charlotte (Paskow) Tessler
    • spouse: Linda Gottlieb
    • child: David Alan Tessler
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    Born April 6, 1938
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