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David Schilling Kane, American lawyer. Bar: New York State 1931. Recipient Certified Meritorious Service, 1950; Albert Gallatin fellow New York University, 1982.


Kane, David Schilling was born on January 20, 1907 in Far Rockway, New York, United States. Son of David and Bertha Dorothy (Schilling) Kane.


Student, New York University, 1924-1926;Bachelor of Laws, New York University, 1930.


Associate, Duell, Dunn & Anderson, New York City, 1931-1934;partner, Duell & Kane, 1934-1952;senior partner, Kane, Dalsimer, Kane, Sullivan & Kurucz (and predecessors), New York City, 1952-1988. President Camloc Fastener Corporation, 1942-1944. Assistant secretary, director Science Development Corporation.

Lecturer graduate division New York University School Law, 1946-1959, adjunct associate professor of law, 1960-1964, Adjunct Professor, 1964-1988.


  • Bar: New York State 1931.


  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: Annual Survey American Law, from 1945.


Member school board, Port Washington, New York, 1948-1950, member board appeals, Village of Sands Point (New York ), 1948-1963, trustee, 1963-1965, mayor, 1965-1969. Board directors Vanderbilt Associates of New York University Law School, 1968-1980, Fairleigh Dickinson Laboratories. Trustee New York University Law Center Foundation, from 1967, C. F. Mueller Scholarship Foundation.

Member National Council Patent Law Association (chairman 1963-1964), American Patent Law Association (president 1962-1963), New York Patent Law Association (president 1958-1959), New York University Law Alumni Association (board directors), American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New York City Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association, American Judicature Society, Federal Bar Council, National Lawyers Club, Phi Delta Phi. Clubs: Union League, New York University (New York City) (founder member). Naples (Florida) Yacht, Masons.


Married Mildred Irene Thompson, September 23, 1931 (deceased 1984). Children– David H., T. Sheila, Kathleen.

David Kane

Bertha Dorothy (Schilling) Kane

Mildred Irene Thompson

David H. Kane

T. Sheila Kane

Kathleen Kane