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David Lee Foster, American lawyer. Bar: Iowa 1957, New York 1958, Ohio 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975.

Background

Foster, David Lee was born on December 13, 1933 in Des Moines. Son of Carl Dewitt and Dorothy Jo (Bell) Foster.

Education

Student, Simpson College, 1952. Bachelor, University Iowa, 1954. Juris Doctor, University Iowa, 1957.

Career

Worked at Willkie Farr & Gallagher. Admitted to the bar, 1957, Iowa (inactive). 1958, New York; 1964, Ohio (inactive).

Phi Beta Kappa; Order of the Coif. Member, Board of Governors, New York Insurance Exchange, 1988-1996. Member, Board of Advisors, LRP Publications Civil RICO Reporter, 1989—.

Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. Cleveland and American (Section of Antitrust Law: Vice Chairman, 1983-1984) Bar Associations. American Counsel Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1984-1989, 1993—.

President, 1994-1995). Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers. International Academy of Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 1987-1993).

Membership

Member, Board of Governors, New York Insurance Exchange, 1988-1996. Member, Board of Advisors, LRP Publications Civil RICO Reporter, 1989—. Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

Cleveland and American (Section of Antitrust Law: Vice Chairman, 1983-1984) Bar Associations. American Counsel Association (Member, Board of Directors, 1984-1989, 1993—. President, 1994-1995).

Fellow: American College of Trial Lawyers. International Academy of Trial Lawyers (Member, Board of Directors, 1987-1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: flying; fishing.

Connections

Married Marilyn Lee Bokemeier, August 12, 1957 (divorced June 1978). Children: Gwendolyn Foster Reed, Cynthia Foster Curry, David Lee Junior (deceased). Married Kathleen Carol Walsh, March 24, 1979.

1 child, John Wickersham.