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Lawyer

Robert Elliott Mccormick, American lawyer. Recipient Citizens award Medical Society County New York, 1969. Member board of trustees Boys’ Athletic League, Inc., New York, Eye Bank, Retina Foundation, Research to Prevent Blindness, American Foundation for Blind. American Foundation for Overseas Blind.; Member of America Bar Association, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Background

Mccormick, Robert Elliott was born on May 12, 1903 in Peoria, Illinois, United States. Son of Robert Nish and Adele (Elliott) Mccormick.

Education

Student Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, 1919-1920. Bachelor of Arts, Amherst College, 1924. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1927.

Career

May 15, 1942); children—Shirley, Sanford Elliott. Married second, Clotilde Knapp Sierstorpff, January 5, 1950. 1 son, Michael. Admitted to New York bar, 1928.

Associate Alexander & Green, New York City, 1927-1938, member firm, 1938-1954. Counsel United States Commercial Company, 1942. Special counsel Defense Supplies Corporation, 1943.

Chief representative Foreign Bondholders Protective Council, Rio de Janeiro, 1943. General counsel International Hotels Corporation, 1946-1952. General counsel Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation, New York City, 1955-1959, vice president, secretary, 1955-1962.

Member of the board directors United States Minerals Corporation, Wallace, Clark & Company.

Membership

Member board of trustees Boys’ Athletic League, Inc., New York, Eye Bank, Retina Foundation, Research to Prevent Blindness, American Foundation for Blind. American Foundation for Overseas Blind. Member of America Bar Association, Delta Kappa Epsilon.

Clubs: Links Golf (Roslyn).

Connections

Married Helen Roberts, June 25, 1927 (deceased.; married second, Clotilde Knapp Sierstorpff, January 5, 1950. Children: Shirley, Sanford Elliott.

father:
Robert Nish Mccormick

mother:
Adele (Elliott) Mccormick

spouses:
Helen Roberts

Clotilde Knapp Sierstorpff

children:
Shirley Mccormick

Sanford Elliott Mccormick