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Lawyer

David Stanford Hecht, American lawyer. Member Judge Advisory Generals Association, American Bar Association, Bar Association City of New York.

Background

Hecht, David Stanford was born on February 6, 1908 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Mary (Kaplan) Hecht.

Education

Bachelor of Science, College City of New York, 1927. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1930.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1931. Associate Chadbourne, Stanchfield & Levy, 1930-1936. Partner Hecht, Hadfield, Farbach & McAlpin (predecessor firms), since 1937.

Assistant general counsel Lend-Lease Administration, 1943. Vice-president, director, general counsel Hotel Pierre, New York City. Director, vice president, general counsel Mission Development Corporation, Wilmington, Delaware.

Director Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York City, Thiokol Corporation, Trenton, New Jersey. Vice-president, director, Pacwest realty corporation, New York City. Director Tide Water Oil Corporation, San Francisco, Pacific Western (Iran), Ltd.

Trustee The Paul Getty Museum.

Membership

Member Judge Advisory Generals Association, American Bar Association, Bar Association City of New York. Clubs: Southampton.

Connections

Married Alyce L. McDonough, December 12, 1949. Children: David Stanford, Anthony McDonough.

father:
Samuel Hecht

mother:
Mary (Kaplan) Hecht

spouse:
Alyce L. McDonough

children:
David Stanford Hecht

Anthony McDonough Hecht