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Sydney James Schwartz, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1929, United States Dist Court (southern district) New York 1930, United States Dist Court (eastern district) New York 1931, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1938, United States Supreme Court 1943, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1983.

Background

Schwartz, Sydney James was born on September 27, 1905 in New York City. Son of Morris and Margaret (Harris) Schwartz.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, New York Law School, 1928. Postgraduate, Columbia University.

Career

Bar: New York 1929, United States Dist Court (southern district) New York 1930, United States Dist Court (eastern district) New York 1931, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1938, United States.Supreme Court 1943, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1983. Association Hollander & Bernheimer, New York City, 1927-1943. Partner Neustein & Schwartz, New York City, 1943-1946.

Private practice New York City, 1946-1948, 50-69. Associate Cronan, Kissel &Roseborough, New York City, 1948-1950. Of counsel Schaeffer, Dale & Vogel, New York City, 1969-1976, Greenbaum, Wolff & Ernst, New York City, 1976-1981, Pollner, Mezan, Stolzberg & Berger (now Pollner, Mezan, Stolzberg, Berger & Glass), New York City, 1981-1996.

President New York Federation Reform Synagogues, 1976-1978, honpres., 1978-1996. President Parents Without Partners, 1960-1961. President Metropolitan Synagogue of New York, 1974-1976.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1929, United States Dist Court (southern district) New York 1930, United States Dist Court (eastern district) New York 1931, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1938, United States Supreme Court 1943, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1983.

Membership

President New York Federation Reform Synagogues, 1976—1978, honorary president, 1978—1996. President Parents Without Partners, 1960—1961, Metropolitan Synagogue New York, 1974—1976. Member of American Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association, Association Bar New York City.

Connections

Married Rose Knopf, December 20, 1968.

father:
Morris Schwartz

mother:
Margaret (Harris) Schwartz

spouse:
Rose Knopf