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Lawyer

Charles Looker, American lawyer. Member of Proskauer Rose LLP.

Background

Looker, Charles was born on September 12, 1908 in New York City. Son of Julius and Anna (Mandelstam) Looker.

Education

Columbia College, Columbia University (Bachelor of Arts, 1927). Columbia University School of Law (Bachelor of Laws, 1929).

Career

Worked at Proskauer Rose LLP. Admitted to the bar, 1929, New York. United States. District Court, Southern District of New York.

James Kent Scholar.

Dedicated to delivering results to individuals and companies through the effective application of talent and experience, Proskauer Rose LLP has been providing a wide range of legal services for over 100 years. With five United States. offices (Boca Raton, Florida, Clifton, New Jersey, Los Angeles, California, New York, NY and Washington, DC), and one in Europe (Paris, France), the firm's over 460 attorneys offer general corporate, litigation and dispute resolution, labor and employment, real estate, personal planning and tax services along with services in a multitude of practice and industry specialties. The service areas include, but are not limited to antitrust, bankruptcy and reorganization, employee benefits, environmental insurance, immigration, intellectual property, non-complete and trade secrets and white collar criminal defense.

Industry practices include entertainment, media, information and technology, financial services, health care, hospitality, not-for-profit and sports.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York bar 1929.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and law reviews.

Membership

Life trustee, vice president Federation Jewish Philanthropies New York. Trustee Legal Aid Society, 1971-1975, Jewish Guild for Blind, Musicians Foundation, Henry Kaufmann Foundation, J&D Hartman Foundation, E&M Weir Foundation, and other charitable foundations. Member bequests committee Columbia University and Mount Sinai Hospital.

Board visitors Law School, Columbia University. Chairman class '29, chairman 1976 Symposium. President Kathryn and Gilbert Miller Fund, Inc.

Member American Bar Foundation, American, New York State, New York County bar associations, Association Bar City New York (past member executive committee, committee judiciary), American College Probate Counsel, Pi Lambda Phi. Clubs: Lake Waramaug Country (New Preston, Connecticut). Bohemians (New York City), University (New York City).

Connections

Married Jeanette T. Albert, July 24, 1940. Children– Andrew N., Thomas G.

father:
Julius Looker

mother:
Anna (Mandelstam) Looker

spouse:
Jeanette T. Albert

child:
Thomas G. Looker

child:
Andrew N. Looker