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Donald S. Tayer

Donald S. Tayer, American lawyer. Bar: New York l956, California l960, United States District Court (northern district), California l960, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) l975, Supreme Court of the United States Court l978.

Background

  • Tayer, Donald S. was born on April 23, 1932 in New York City. Son of Nathan and Pearl Tayer.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Swarthmore College, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1956.

    Career

    • Attorney Port of New York Authority, New York City, 1956-1959, Atomic Energy Commission, Berkeley, California, 1959-1960. Partner Beeson, Tayer, & Bodine, San Francisco, from 1960. Professorial lecturer Golden Gate University, San Francisco, l975--.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York l956, California l960, United States District Court (northern district), California l960, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) l975, Supreme Court of the United States Court l978.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Mayor, member city council Ciy of Tiburon (California), 1974-1978. Board directors Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco, since 1985, president, since 1989. Member San Francisco chapter American Jewish Committee, since 1960, chairman, 1978-1981.

    Member American Bar Association, California Bar Association, New York Bar Association, San Francisco Bar Association, Tiburon Peninsula Club, Commonwealth Club.

    Connections

    • Married Joyce Hill, September 5, l954. Children: Lisa, Marc.
    • father: Nathan Tayer
    • mother: Pearl Tayer
    • spouse: Joyce Hill
    • children: Lisa Tayer
    • Marc Tayer
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    Born April 23, 1932
    Died October 26, 2001
    (aged 69)
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