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Louis Bancel Warren, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1930. Decorated knight commander Order St. Gregory the Great Vatican, 1957; officers cross merit; Sovereign Order Malta, 1968; chevalier French Legion Honor, 1971; commander Order British Empire, 1972; officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres France, 1978; Morgan Library fellow; honorary fellow Trinity College, University of Oxford, 1978.


Warren, Louis Bancel was born on August 30, 1905 in Monmouth Beach, New Jersey, United States. Son of Schuyler Neilson and Alice (Binsse) Warren.


Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts, Trinity College, University of Oxford, 1927; Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1930; Doctor of Laws(honorary), Holy Cross College, 1973.


Practice law, New York City, 1930-1986; associate, Larkin, Rathbone & Perry (now Kelley & Drye & Warren), 1930-1940; member firm, Larkin, Rathbone & Perry (now Kelley & Drye & Warren), 1940-1986. Director, member compensation committee Chrysler Corporation, 1957-1976. Director HammersonsHoldings (United States of America), Inc.

Director, secretary American European Associations Inc. Member Executive Committee Correctional Association New York, 1962-1977.


  • Bar: New York 1930.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal journals.


Treasurer, trustee Homeland Foundation. Board directors Lutece Foundation, Inc. Member board visitors Columbia Law School, 1954-1976.

Board directors American Ditchley Foundation, 1962-1972. Participant United States Naval War College global strategy discussions, 1966. Served with New York National Guard, 1927-1930.

With United States Coast Guard(T), 1943-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association, New York Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, American Society International Law, St. Nicholas Society, Alliance Francaise de New York, French Institute, English-Speaking Union, International Bar Association, France American Society (director), Pilgrims Society, St. George Society, Phi Delta Phi.

Clubs: Knickerbocker (New York City), Century Association (New York City), Somerset Hills Country, Somerset Hills Lake and Game (New Jersey).


Married Rosalie Warren, June 9, 1934. Children: Hope Wilberforce (Mistress Charles Shaw), Rosalie Starr (Mistress Paul Byard), Louis Bancel.

Schuyler Neilson Warren

Alice (Binsse) Warren

Rosalie Warren

Rosalie Starr Warren (Mistress Paul Byard)

Louis Bancel Warren

Hope Wilberforce Warren (Mistress Charles Shaw)