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Lawyer , corporate financial executive

Stephen Wilhelm Gauster, American lawyer, corporate financial executive. Bar: New York 1998, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1999, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 2001, District of Columbia 1999.

Background

Gauster, Stephen Wilhelm was born on July 8, 1970 in Albuquerque. Son of Wilhelm B. and Norma S. Gauster.

Education

AB summa cum laude, Harvard College, 1992. AM, Harvard University, 1994. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard Law School, 1997.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary Jane R. Roth, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit), Wilmington, Delaware, 2000—2001. Associate Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York City, 1997—2004. Vice president, Corporate Counsel, assistant secretary Prudential Finance, Inc., Newark, 2004—2008.

Senior vice president, chief Corporate Counsel, assistant secretary Assurant, Inc., since 2008. Fundraising co-chair Northfield Mount Hermon School.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1998, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1999, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 2001, District of Columbia 1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor Harvard Law Review, 1995-1997.

Membership

Active Democratic National Committee, since 1999. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (committee on securities regulation), District of Columbia Bar Association, Phi Beta Kappa, Society Corporation Secretaries & Governance Professionals, Association Corporation Counsel.

Connections

father:
Wilhelm B.

mother:
Norma S. Gauster