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Richard Fred Taylor,, American lawyer. Bar: Utah 1962, District of Columbia 1990, New York 1991.


Taylor,, Richard Fred was born on February 28, 1933 in Salt Lake City. Son of Richard Fred and Edna Amanda (Olsen) Taylor.


Bachelor of Science in Political Science, University Utah, 1955. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1962.


Contracting officer, United States Department Navy, Washington, 1960-1962;senior assistant counsel, Pratt & Whitney Aircraft division United Technologies, East Hartford, Connecticut, 1962-1972;vice president, general manager, Hamilton Test Systems, Inc., Windsor Locks, Connecticut, 1978-1981;vice president, counsel, Hamilton Standard division United Technologies Corp, Windsor Locks, Connecticut, 1972-1978, 81-82;vice president, general counsel, Carrier Corporation, Syracuse, New York, 1982-1990;secretary, director, Carrier Corporation, Syracuse, New York, 1982-1990;private practice,, Syracuse, since 1991;vice president, secretary, director, Testcom Inc., New York, since 1992;vice president, general counsel, secretary, director, New York Testcom, Inc., Albany, 1993-1997.


Board directors, member executive committee Central New York Health Systems Agency, Syracuse, 1984-1987. Trustee Upstate New York Multiple Sclerosis Society, Syracuse, 1983-1996, chairman, 1986-1990, 92-96. Member executive committee, board directors Volunteer Center, Inc., Syracuse, 1984-1990.

Board directors Syracuse Opera Company, since 1984, president, 1991-1993, chairman, 1993-1997. Trustee Crouse Irving Memorial Foundation, Syracuse, 1989-1992. Served to lieutenant United States Air Force, 1956-1958.

Member American Bar Association, American Corporate Counsel Association, New York State Bar Association, Onondaga County Bar Association, Century Club (Syracuse).


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: boating.


Married Charlaine Le Sueur, June 8, 1956 (divorced 1972). Children– Richard, Michael, Merrianne, Susan, Wendy. Married Yoly Barrio, August 16, 1975.

1 child, Jaime.