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August Edward Grashof

August Edward Grashof, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1960, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1961, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1961, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972, United States District Court Connecticut 1983, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1987, (6th circuit) 1995.

Background

  • Grashof, August Edward was born on August 3, 1932 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Carl Henry and Mary Elizabeth (Shinn) Grashof.

  • Education

    • AB, Brown University, 1953. Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1959.

    Career

    • Partner Winthrop, Stimson, Putnam & Roberts, New York City, 1970-1999.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1960, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1961, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1961, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972, United States District Court Connecticut 1983, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1987, (6th circuit) 1995.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1953-1956. Member Association of Bar of City of New York, Federal Bar Council.

    Personality

    Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, bridge, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Anita Synnöve Leppänen, June 19, 1957. Children: Carl, Anna, Amanda.
    • father: Carl Henry Grashof
    • mother: Mary Elizabeth (Shinn) Grashof
    • spouse: Anita Synnöve Leppänen
    • children: Carl Grashof
    • Anna Grashof
    • Amanda Grashof
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    Died April 1, 2001
    (aged 68)
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