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Robert P. Springer was American lawyer. Bar: New York 1951, United States Court Military Appeals 1952, Massachusetts 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1978. Named Big Brother of Year, 1987; recipient Lifetime Honoree, National Council Christians and Jews, 1987, United Fund, 1987.

Background

Springer, Robert P. was born on November 5, 1928 in Brooklyn. Son of Leo J. and Anna K. (Kasen) Springer.

Education

Student New York University, 1945. Bachelor of Arts, University Michigan, 1948. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1951.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1951, United States Court Military Appeals, 1952, Massachusetts bar, 1954, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1978. Partner firm Silk & Springer, and successors, Boston, 1955-1969. President, general counsel Great Northern Land Corporation, Boston, 1969-1972.

Partner firm Linsky, Springer & Finnegan, Boston, 1973-1978. Senior partner Springer, Havey & Ziemian, 1978-1982. Senior member Law Offices Robert P. Springer, Boston, since 1982.

President Devon Finance Management Corporation, 1982-1984. Chairman, Board Of Directors Space Sciences, Inc., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1967-1969. Personal counsel to governor Massachusetts, 1956-1960, 62-64.

General partner KSG Realty Company, Boston, 1968-1981. Board of directors Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, 1964-1969, Greater Framingham Jewish Family Service, since 1985. Member Jewish Big Brothers/Big Sisters Association of Greater Boston, 1987^, Natick (Massachusetts) Town Meeting, 1954-1969, 73-74.

Trustee council and trategy management committee Leonard Morse Hospital, Natick, 1978^. TrusteeTemple Beth Am, since 1985.

Membership

Board directors Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority, 1964-1969, Greater Framingham Jewish Family Service, 1985-1989. Member Jewish Big Brothers/Sisters Association Greater Boston, 1987-1989. Vice chairman trustee council Leonard Morse Hospital, Natick, 1978-1989.

Trustee Temple Beth Am, 1985-1989. 1st lieutenant Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1951-1954.

Connections

Married Nesha E. Bass, September 23, 1951. Children: Nancy, Mark, Carrie, Stephen.