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also known as Hugh Douglas Barclay

diplomat , Lawyer , legislator

H. Douglas Barclay, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Officers and Directors, Securities, Banking, Banking Regulatory, Business Law, Commercial Banking, Commercial Lending, Corporate & Business Acquisitions, Corporate Law, Financing. Member of Hiscock & Barclay, LLP.

Background

Barclay, Hugh Douglas was born on July 5, 1932 in New York City. Son of Hugh and Dorothy Barclay.

Education

Bachelor, Yale University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Syracuse University, 1961. Doctor of Science (honorary), Clarkson U., Technology, 1981.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), St. Lawrence University, 1985, Doctor of Laws State University of New York, 1990.

Career

Worked at Hiscock & Barclay, LLP (Syracuse, NY) specializing in Officers and Directors, Securities, Banking, Banking Regulatory, Business Law, Commercial Banking, Commercial Lending, Corporate & Business Acquisitions, Corporate Law, Financing. Admitted to the bar, 1962, New York. General Counsel to Key Corp, 1971-1989.

New York State Senator, 1965-1984. Chairman of the Board, Syracuse University, 1979—. Member, Board of Visitors, Syracuse University College of Law, 1971—.

Trustee: Clarkson University, 1972-1987. Chairman, Codes Committee, New York State Senate, 1973-1978. Chairman, Judiciary Committee, 1979-1984.

Former Director, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC). Member, New York State Economic Development Power Allocation Board. President and Director, Syracuse Metropolitan Development Association.

Board Member, New York Racing Association. Member, New York Security, 1965-1984. General Counsel, Key Corp, 1971-1989.

Member: Onondaga County, New York State and American Bar Associations. Fellow, American Bar Foundation.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1962.

Membership

Former member New York State Economic Power Allocation Board, New York Racing Association, former board trustees. Former president Metropolitan Development Association. Former trustee, former chairman Syracuse University, chair chancellor search committee.

Vice chairman New York State George Bush for President, 1988. Chairman New York State Bush-Quayle campaign, 1992. Member policy council Governor Pataki's Transition Team.

Chairman, board trustees, Syracuse University, 1992-1998. Board directors Overseas Private Investment Corporation, 1990-1993. Member panel of conciliators, International Center of Settlement of Investment Disputes, 2002.

Lieutenant artillery United States Army, 1955-1957, Korea. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.

Connections

Married Sara Seiter, August 15, 1959. Children: Kathryn D., David H., Dorothy G., Susan M., William A. Bar: New York 1962.

father:
Hugh Barclay

mother:
Dorothy Barclay

spouse:
Sara Seiter

children:
Kathryn D. Barclay

David H. Barclay

Dorothy G. Barclay

Susan M. Barclay

William A. Bar: New York 1962 Barclay