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Abbott A. Leban

Abbott A. Leban, American lawyer, financial services executive. Bar: District of Columbia 1959, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1959, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962, New York 1965, Pennsylvania 1973, United States District Court (so district) New York 1976. Member Pennsylvania Humanities Council, 1973-1978, chairman, 1976-1978. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.

Background

Leban, Abbott A. was born on August 30, 1933 in Brooklyn. Son of Jack and Ada (Grossman) Leban.

Education

Columbia University (Bachelor of Arts, 1955). Yale University (Juris Doctor, 1958).

Career

Worked at Grant & Eisenhofer, P.A. Admitted to the bar, 1959, District of Columbia. 1962, United States. Supreme Court.

1965, New York; 1972, Pennsylvania (Not admitted Delaware). Law Clerk (Motions), United States. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit, 1958-1959.

General Attorney, Lit. Div., United States. Civil. Aeronautics Board, 1959-1960.

Assistant United States. Attorney, D.C., 1960-1962. Executive Assistant and Counsel to United States.

Senator Kenneth B. Keating, 1962-1965. Counsel, Federal Relations, Equitable Life Assurance Society'y of United States., 1965-1970. President, Intramerica Life Ins.

Company, New York, N.Y., 1970-1972. Sr. Vice President and Secretary, Colonial Penn Group, Inc., Philadelphia, Pa., 1972-1981. Of Counsel, Wolf, Arnold & Cardoso, P.C., Washington, D.C., 1982-1983.

Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, American Homestead Mortgage Corporation, 1983-1987. Chief Counsel, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Retirement Systems, 1987-1991. Of Counsel, Blank Rome Comisky & McCauley, 1991-1997.

Chartered Life Underwriter (C.L.U.). Member: New York State, Federal and American Bar Associations.

Membership

Member Pennsylvania Humanities Council, 1973-1978, chairman, 1976-1978. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.

Connections

Married Janet Alta Kaback, September 27, 1959. Children: Alexandra, Joanna.