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Alfred Mccormack, American lawyer. Decorated Distinguished Service Medal (United States), Honorary Commander Order of British Empire. Chairman board visitors Columbia Law School; trustee Mannes Music School, Practicing Law Institute (both of New York City), Brunswick School, Greenwich, Connecticut.


Mccormack, Alfred was born on January 13, 1901 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Son of Lawrence and Susan (Toal) Mccormack.


Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1921. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1925.


Associate law firm Cravath, de Gersdorff, Swaine and Wood, New York City, 1926-1935, partner, 1935-1942. Partner Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, since 1947. Special assistant to secretary of war, 1942.

Special assistant to secretary of state, 1945-1946.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor of articles to law and other periodicals.


Served 3 year enlistment, 101st Cavalry, New York National Guard, 1927-1930. Member American and New York State bar associations, Association Bar of City New York, New York Company Lawyers Association, American Geography Society, American Economics Association, Academy Political Science, Association of Exmems. of Squad. A (New York), Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Upsilon.

Clubs: University, Broad Street, Young Republican (New York).


Married Winifred Byron Smith, May 31, 1930. Children: Alfred, Walter B. S. (deceased), Robert C., Winthrop L. Teacher Thacher School.

Lawrence Mccormack

Susan (Toal) Mccormack

Winifred Byron Smith

Alfred Mccormack

Walter B. S. Mccormack (deceased)

Robert C. Mccormack

Winthrop L. Teacher Thacher Sch Mccormack