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Lawyer

Sidney Squire, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1928, United States District Court (eastern district) New York 1928, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1929, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1930, United States Supreme Court 1970.

Background

Squire, Sidney was born on December 27, 1906 in New York City. Son of Julius and Eva Medwedick Squire.

Education

City College of the City University of New York. Brooklyn Law School (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Executive deputy secretary State New York, 1955—1956, judge.NY court claims, 1956—1977. Served with United States Army, 1942-1943.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1928, United States District Court (eastern district) New York 1928, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1929, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1930, United States Supreme Court 1970.

Membership

Chairman Red Cross and Greater New York Fund. Trustee East 55th St. Conservative Synagogue, Brooklyn Bar Association, chairman centennial dinner. Director Brooklyn Jewish Community Council, chairman resolutions committee.

Honorary president Brooklyn Lawyers Club Federation Jewish Philanthropies. Chairman Brooklyn chairman United Jewish Appeal. Director Board Jewish Education.

Board overseers Jewish Theological Seminary. Chairman Flatbush Fund Raising Committee Boy Scouts American. Chairman Brooklyn lawyers committee United Hospital Appeal.

President Brooklyn Talmud Torah Council. Chairman Brooklyn dinner chairman National Conference of Christians and Jews. Member of American Bar Association (litigation section, committee trial practice), New York County Lawyers Association (committee arbitration), New York State Bar Association (judicial section continuing education).

Connections

Married Helen Friedman, September 24, 1942. Children: Walter Charles, Jason Edward.

father:
Julius Squire

mother:
Eva Medwedick Squire

spouse:
Helen Friedman

child:
Walter Charles Squire

child:
Jason Edward Squire