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Neil Underberg, American lawyer, director. Bar: New York 1952, Republic of Korea 1953, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969. Vice chairman board trustees Horace Mann Barnard School, New York City, 1980. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, American Arbitration Association, American College Real Estate Lawyers Clubs: Harmonie, Beach Point New York City (commodore 1980-1983, governor 1978-1987).

Background

Underberg, Neil was born on May 16, 1928 in New York City. Son of Henry and Charlotte (Cohen) University.

Education

Syracuse University (Bachelor of Arts, 1949). Cornell Law School (Bachelor of Laws, 1952). New York University Graduate School of Law (Master of Laws, 1957).

Career

Worked at Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan LLP (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice including International Commercial Law. Admitted to the bar, 1952, New York. 1953, Republic of Korea.

1969, United States. Supreme Court. 1980, United States. District Court, Southern District of New York. Co-Author: "Business and Legal Problems of Shopping Centers," (2nd Edition) Practising Law Institute, 1968.

Author: "Shopping Centers 1976," Practising Law Institute, 1976. "Shopping Centers Revisited 1979," Practising Law Institute, 1979. "Ground Leasing Makes Dollars and Cents for Developers," Real Estate Review, Volume 1, No.

2; "Environmental Laws and Overview," Shopping Center World, 1974. "Understanding the New Bankruptcy Act," National Mall Monitor, Volume 10, No. 2. Attorney Advisor, General Counsel of the Federal Housing Administration, 1954-1955.

Member, Board of Directors: Alexander's, Inc., 1986—. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association. Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York.

American Bar Association. American Law Institute. American College of Real Estate Lawyers.

Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan was formed in 1993 and has offices in New York, Greenwich, Newark, Los Angeles, Palm Beach, London and Tokyo. Our practice combines those of Whitman & Ransom and Breed, Abbott & Morgan. Whitman & Ransom was founded in 1919 and Breed, Abbott & Morgan was founded in 1898.

The firm conducts a national and international commercial legal practice providing advice to corporations, individuals and other entities in the United States and throughout the world.

Membership

Vice chairman board trustees Horace Mann Barnard School, New York City, 1980. Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, American Arbitration Association, American College Real Estate Lawyers Clubs: Harmonie, Beach Point New York City (commodore 1980-1983, governor 1978-1987).

Connections

Married Ruth Sondra, January 23, 1957. Children– James Adam, Amy Singer.