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Alexander C. Bancroft, American lawyer, specializing in the field of. Member of Shearman & Sterling.


Bancroft, Alexander Clerihew was born on February 6, 1938 in New York City. Son of Harding F. and Jane (Northrop) Bancroft.


Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1960;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1963.


Worked at Shearman & Sterling (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1964, New York. Shearman & Sterling, founded in 1873, has more than 600 lawyers in 15 offices throughout the world.

The firm's practice encompasses most major areas of business law, including: Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Banking; Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization. Compensation and Benefits.

Environmental; Finance (including Corporate Finance, Domestic Private Finance, Financial Institutions, International Private Finance and Project Finance). Individual Clients, Trusts and Estates. Insurance; International Trade and Government Relations.

Litigation and Arbitration. Mergers and Acquisitions. Oil and Gas; Privatizations.

Real Estate; and Tax. The Firm is also engaged in the practice of French, German and Hungarian law through its offices in France, Germany and Hungary.


Married Margaret A. Armstrong, March 14, 1964. 1 daughter, Elizabeth.