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Leroy Wilson,, American lawyer.


Wilson,, Leroy was born on June 16, 1939 in Savannah, Georgia, United States. Son of Leroy and Mary Louise (Frazier) Wilson.


Student, University Vienna, Austria, 1959-1960;Bachelor of Science, Morehouse College, 1962;Master of Science, University of California, Berkeley, 1965;Juris Doctor, University of California, Berkeley, 1968.


Senior associate Howard, Hagood & Holland, 1972. Partner Hayes & Wilson, 1974. Attorney International Business Machines Corporation Corporation, Armonk, New York, 1968-1974.

Assistant division counsel Union Carbide, Danbury, Connecticut, 1974-1982. Sole practice White Plains, New York, since 1982. Of counsel Cooper, Liebowitz & Royster, 1989-1990, Wilson Jacobson, PC, since 2006.

Member New York State Banking Board, New York City, 1983-1987. Referee Supreme Court State of New York, 1988-1990.


Member American Bar Association (general practice section, litigation section), New York State Bar Association (trusts and estates section, commercial and federal literature section, general practice section, trial lawyers section, torts, institute and compensation law section, chair commission on civil rights since 1997), National Bar Association (Vice-President 1983-1984, Board of Governors 1984-1985), New York State Trial Lawyers Association, American Trial Lawyers Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: movies, travel, music, spectator sports.


Married Helen Odum (divorced). 1 child, Andrea Lynette. Married Jane Marie Beaver, November 18, 1967 (deceased 2003).

Children: Jason Garrett, Christopher Harlan. Married Maleta L.R. Mogwe, February 25, 2006.