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Cameron Farquhar MacRae, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1937, District of Columbia. Decorated Legion of Merit.


MacRae, Cameron Farquhar was born on December 26, 1905 in Wilmington, North Carolina, United States. Son of Cameron F. and Fairinda (Payne) MacR.


Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University North Carolina, 1926. Postgraduate, Pittsburgh School Accountancy, 1930. Juris Doctor,, New York Law School, 1937.


Private practice civil engineering, 1926-1937. Practice law New York City and Washington, 1937. Partner Whitman, Ransom & Coulson, 1941-1958.

Senior partner LeBoeuf, Lamb, Leiby & MacRae, 1958-1980, president, partner, 1976-1980, counsel to firm, from 1981. Board directors The Hobe Sound Company.


  • Bar: New York 1937, District of Columbia.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles professional journals.


Trustee North Carolina Society New York, president, 1958-1960. Consultant Task Force Water Resources and Power, 2d Hoover Communications, 1953-1955. Member energy finance advisory committee Federal Energy Administration, 1976-1978.

Chairman National Energy Forum Scientists and Engineers for Secure Energy, 1980-1982. Colonel Army of the United States, World World War World War II. Member American Bar Association, Federal Energy Bar Association (president 1969-1970), New York State Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, American Law Institute, Edison Electrical Institute (chairman legal committee 1973-1975), Mayflower Society, Pilgrims of the United States, St. Andrews Society, Order St. John of Jerusalem United States Srs.

Golf Association, Zeta Psi, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: University (New York City), Brook (New York City). Bathing Corporation, Meadow, Southampton, Shinnecock Hills Golf (governor, president 1983-1986) (Southampton, Long Island).

Island (governor), Hobe Sound Yacht (Hobe Sound, Florida). Tuxedo (Tuxedo Park, New York ) (chairman governing committee 1964, 69).


Married Jane B. Miller, December 24, 1935. 1 son, Cameron Farquhar III.

Cameron F. MacR.

Fairinda (Payne) MacR.

Jane B. Miller