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Francis Scott Bensel, American lawyer. member firm Kelley Drye, Warren, Clark Carr & Ellis and predecessor, from 1936. Trustee Marymount Manhattan College; Fellow American Bar Foundation; member American, New York bar associations, Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers Association (president 1960-1962), American Judicature Society, Catholic Lawyers Guild, Society Friendly Sons of St. Patrick.

Background

Bensel, Francis Scott was born on October 2, 1905 in New York City. Son of Charles E. and Julia (Smith) Bensel.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Fordham University, 1926.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1927, practiced in New York City. Member firm Kelley Drye, Warren, Clark Carr & Ellis and predecessor, from 1936. Trustee Marymount Manhattan College.

Membership

Member firm Kelley Drye, Warren, Clark Carr & Ellis and predecessor, from 1936. Trustee Marymount Manhattan College. Fellow American Bar Foundation.

Member American, New York bar associations, Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers Association (president 1960-1962), American Judicature Society, Catholic Lawyers Guild, Society Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Clubs: Lake Placid (New York).

Connections

Married Nora Murphy, August 31, 1929, children—Irene (Mistress.

father:
Charles E. Bensel

mother:
Julia (Smith) Bensel

spouse:
Nora Murphy