Chambers, Melber was born on July 20, 1901 in New York City. Son of Walter Albert and Evangeline (Bowers) Chambers.
Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University.
Bar: New York Formerly partner, now of counsel firm Sage, Gray, Todd & Sims, New York City, since 1926. Special master New York Supreme Court, since 1978. Director Jersey Central Power & Light Company, 1940-1944, American Radio Company, 1948-1971, Concel, Inc., 1965-1972.
President Correctional Association New York, 1958-1970. Trustee Goddard College, 1962-1972.
Married Katherine Audley Heigho, August 4, 1933. Children: Ann Audley Chambers Holloway, Robert Alan.