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Robert E. Sparrow, American lawyer. Lodges: Knights of Pythias, B'nai B'rith, Elks. president Eastern Queens Democratic Club, New York, 1971, president Public School 188 Parent-Teachers Association, Queens, 1971. Served as sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963. Member Queens Criminal Courts Bar Association (president 1971-1972, Lawyer of Year 1993), Queens County Bar Association (vice chairman criminal courts committee 1973-1976).

Background

Sparrow, Robert E. was born on February 26, 1935 in New York City. Son of Sidney G. and Dorothy (Boardman)Sparrow.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1955, Juris Doctor, 1957. Bar: New York 1957, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1962. Partner firm Sparrow, Sparrow, Singer & Schreiber, New York City, 1957^.

Member committee oncharacter and fitness, appellate division New York Supreme Court, 1992^. President Eastern Queens Democratic Club, New York, 1971, Public School 188 Parent-Teachers Association, Queens, 1971.

Career

Partner firm. Sparrow, Singer & Schreiber, New York City, since 1957. Member committee on character and fitness, appellate division New York Supreme Court, 1992-2000.

Membership

President Eastern Queens Democratic Club, New York, 1971, president Public School 188 Parent-Teachers Association, Queens, 1971. Served as sergeant United States Army Reserve, 1957-1963. Member Queens Criminal Courts Bar Association (president 1971-1972, Lawyer of Year 1993), Queens County Bar Association (vice chairman criminal courts committee 1973-1976).

Connections

Son of; married Marcia Galler, April 14, 1957. Children: Laurie Joy, David Gregory.