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Lola S. Lea, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Commercial Litigation, Corporate/Commercial.


Lea, Lola Stendig was born on September 20, 1934 in New York City. Daughter of Hershel and Sophie (Golub) Stendig.


Bachelor of Arts cum laude, New York University, 1954;Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1957.


Law clerk to the United States district judge, Southern District New York, 1957-1959;assistant United State Attorneys, Southern District New York, 1959-1961;associate, Community College Davis, New York City, 1961-1967;member firm, Davis & Cox, New York City, 1967-1971;member firm, Lea, Goldberg & Spellun (Professional Corporation), New York City, 1971-1977;member firm, Trubin, Sillcocks, Edelman & Knapp, New York City, 1977-1980;counsel, Parker & Duryee, 1983-1986;member, Parker & Duryee, 1987-1988. Special counsel to New York 1st department joint interprofessional committee Drs. and Lawyers, 1972-1978. Lecturer Practising Law Institute, New York City, 1969-1970, 74, 79.

Special mediator Medical Malpractice Mediation part Supreme Court New York, 1971-1980;chairman New York State Commission Investigation, 1981-1983.


Fellow American Bar Foundation, New York Bar Foundation. Member of New York Bar Association (delegate 1972-1977, 87-88, member Executive Committee 1976-1977), Association Bar City New York (chairman grievance committee 1978-1980, chairman medicine and law committee 1969-1971, chairman special commission on drug laws 1986-1988, member other committees), New York County Lawyers Association (director) 1978-1981).


Married Robert M. Lea, September 12, 1953 (divorced April 1976). 1 child, Jennie.