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Robert Louis Tessler, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1963, United States District Court New Jersey 1963, New York 1983. Chairman Essex County chapter American Civil Liberties Union, Newark, 1973-1976; county committeeman New Jersey Democratic Party, 1973-1978; chairman board National Music Theater Network, since 1989. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, New York Trial Lawyers Association, American Inns of Court.

Background

Tessler, Robert Louis was born on April 6, 1938 in Newark. Son of Max and Charlotte (Paskow) Tessler.

Education

Bachelor, Hamilton College, 1959. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1963.

Career

Partner, Yankowitz & Tessler, Newark, 1963-1978;associate, Julien & Schlesinger, New York City, 1978-1984;partner, Toberoff, Tessler & Schochet, New York City, since 1984. Attorney Zoning Board of West Orange (New Jersey), 1980-1985.

Membership

Chairman Essex County chapter American Civil Liberties Union, Newark, 1973-1976. County committeeman New Jersey Democratic Party, 1973-1978. Chairman board National Music Theater Network, since 1989.

Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, New York Trial Lawyers Association, American Inns of Court.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: musical theater organization devoted to developing new works in opera and musicals.

Connections

Married Linda Gottlieb, 1991. 1 child, David Alan.