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Robert Mandal Segal, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1942, United States District Court Massachusetts 1946, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1952. Recipient Cushing-Gavin Labor award, 1986; Brookings Institution fellow, 1938-1939.


Segal, Robert Mandal was born on March 21, 1915 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Abe Charles and Bella (Perry) Segal.


AB, Amherst College, 1936;postgraduate, University of Chicago, 1936-1938;Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1942.


Economist United States Steel Corporation, 1939. Senior partner Segal & Flamm, Boston, 1955-1972. New England counsel American Federation of television and Radio Artists, 1948-1986.

Senior partner Segal, Roitman & Coleman, Boston, since 1972. Lecturer labor law Harvard University Business School, 1962-1982, Boston College Law School, 1979-1981, Northeastern University Labor Institute, United States State Department, 1971, 73. Trustee Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, 1970-1983.

Counsel Massachusetts State Labor Council, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1948-1985.


  • Bar: Massachusetts 1942, United States District Court Massachusetts 1946, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1952.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: History of Labor and Employment Section of the American Bar Association, 1946-1986, 1986. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Chairman Harvard University Law School Recording Alumni Committee, 1973-1993. President Jewish Cmty. Council of Boston, 1975.

Member film Commission Massachusetts, since 1990. Member of advisory county Massachusetts Prepaid Legal Superior vena cava syndrome, since 1984. Life trustee Combined Jewish Appeal.

With United States Army, 1943-1945. Fellow College Labor and Employment Lawyers Inc. (emeritus); member American Bar Association (house of deals 1957-1958, member consortium 1975-1980, chairman labor and employment section 1957, co-chairman membership and finance committee labor section 1978-1996, forum committee 1984-1986), American Federation television and Radio Artists (New England counsel 1947-1985), American Guild of Musical Artists (N.E. counsel since 1970), Screen Actors Guild (New Eng.counsel 1955-1988), Massachusetts Bar Association, Boston Bar Association (member county 1960-1984, co-chairman labor law section 1957-1985), Massachusetts Advisory Board of Film Bureau, Massachusetts Prepaid Legal Superior vena cava syndrome Institute (advisory board since 1980), Industrial Rels.

Association, Massachusetts Americans for Democratic Action (chairman 1960), Harvard University Law School Alumni Association (member county 1970-1973), Phi Beta Kappa, Delta Sigma Rho.


Married Sharlee Mysel, June 17, 1941. Children: Terry P., Ellen Huvelle.

Abe Charles Segal

Bella (Perry) Segal

Sharlee Mysel

Terry P. Segal

Ellen Huvelle Segal