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Robert David Steefel, American lawyer. Member Mayor’s Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect; Fellow Brandeis U.; Member Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers Association.

Background

Steefel, Robert David was born on May 5, 1901 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Joseph D. and Sadie (Lang) Steefel.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard, 1922, Bachelor of Laws, 1924.

Career

Associate Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, New York City, 1924-1936, member firm, 1937-1979. General counsel, director Charles F. Noyes Company, Inc. General counsel Durst Organisation, Hotel Pierre, Sherry-Netherland Hotel.

Former member board advisers Title Guarantee Company Governor, Real Estate Board New York, chairman legislative, arbitration coms. Trustee Hospital Council Southern New York. General counsel Federation Jewish Philanthropies New York, 1953-1958, trustee, 1952-1979.

Trustee, general counsel, executive vice president Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, 1930-1979.

Membership

Member Mayor’s Task Force on Child Abuse and Neglect. Fellow Brandeis U.; Member Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers Association. Clubs: Harmonie (New York City).

Connections

Married Margaret Lane, December 18, 1929. Children: Caren (Mistress.

father:
Joseph D. Steefel

mother:
Sadie (Lang) Steefel

spouse:
Margaret Lane

child:
Caren (Mrs Steefel