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lawyer , real estate investment executive

Robert Hunter Cushing, American lawyer, real estate investment executive. Bar: District of Columbia 1977. Recipient Life magazine award, 1970.

Background

Cushing, Robert Hunter was born on February 9, 1953 in New York City. Son of Robert Murray and Robin (Fersten) Cushing.

Education

Bachelor, University Denver, 1974. Juris Doctor, George Mason Law School, 1977.

Career

With institutional services department Colin, Hochstein Company, New York City, 1978. Director field operations Committee to Re-elect Congressman Bill Green, 1978—1980. Legislation assistant Congressman Bill Green, Washington, 1979—1981.

Special assistant to general counsel Housing and Urban Development, 1981—1984, special assistant to secretary, 1984—1986, deputy assistant secretary multifamily housing, 1986—1989. Deputy assistant secretary loan programs Department Commerce, Economic Development Administration, Washington, 1989. President Investment Properties Group Inc., 1990—1992.

Vice president Kraus Enterprises Incorporated, New York York City, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1977.

Membership

Active member New York County Republican Committee, New York City, 1978—1981, 1993. Delegate New York Judicial Convention, 1980. Vice president, executive committee Metropolitan Republican Club, New York City, 1978—1980.

Member of Federal Bar Association, American Bar Association, National Assisted Housing Management Association (executive council), District of Columbia Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Doubles (New York City), Capital Hill Club (Washington).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography.

Connections

father:
Robert Murray Cushing

mother:
Robin (Fersten) Cushing