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Robert Laird Duncan

Robert Laird Duncan, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1970, New Jersey 1974. Chairman Westfield Recreation Commission, New Jersey, 1975—1981; president Westfield United Fund, from 1983, American Achilles Foundation, New York City, from 1982; Member of Bar Association New York City, Princeton New York Club.

Background

  • Duncan, Robert Laird was born on February 3, 1943 in Plainfield, New Jersey, United States. Son of Robert Laird and Esther Louise (Free) Duncan.

  • Education

    • AB, Princeton University, 1965. Bachelor, Oxford University, 1967. Master of Arts, Oxford University, 1979.

      Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1969.

    Career

    • Associate Casey Lane & Mittendosf, New York City, 1969—1970, Deforest & Duer, 1970—1973, partner, from 1973.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1970, New Jersey 1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Chairman Westfield Recreation Commission, New Jersey, 1975—1981. President Westfield United Fund, from 1983, American Achilles Foundation, New York City, from 1982. Member of Bar Association New York City, Princeton New York Club.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Todd Donaldson, August 1, 1964. Children: Elizabeth, Margaret, Laird.
    • father: Robert Laird Duncan
    • mother: Esther Louise (Free) Duncan
    • spouse: Mary Todd Donaldson
    • children: Elizabeth Duncan
    • Margaret Duncan
    • Laird Duncan
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    Died February 7, 2009
    (aged 66)
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