Robert Abrams

Partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Robert Abrams

Robert Abrams

Partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Overview
Career Highlights

City of New York (New York)

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764

Number of Boards

10

Birthday

1939

Age

82

Number of Awards

4

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Senior Advisor at Teal, Becker & Chiaramonte CPAs PC

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President & Director at Sterling Real Estate Holding Co., Inc.

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Co-Chair at Mercury

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President at Fund for the City of New York, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Sterling Bancorp (Montebello, New York)

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Partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

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Director of Educational Leadership & Clinical Professor of Educational Leadership & Policy Studies at New York University - Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development

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Co-Founder at The Daphne Foundation

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Professor of International & Public Affairs & Political Science, Director, Urban & Social Policy Program at Columbia University - School of International and Public Affairs

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Vice President at National Center for Civic Innovation, Inc.

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Robert Abrams
Partner at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Education
LL.B.
Class of 1963

Founded in 1835, New York University School of Law has a record of academic excellence and national scholarly influence. One of the first law schools to admit women, it has been long committed to welcoming students of diverse backgrounds, people who had been discriminated against by many other institutions. Located on the University's campus in Greenwich Village, NYU Law has been a leader, and continues to be, in areas such as law and business, clinical education, public service, interdisciplinary colloquia and global studies.

A.B.
Class of 1960

Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.

Columbia College is a community college located in the Yosemite Community College District in Sonora, California along with Modesto Junior College. Established in September 1968 as Columbia Junior College, the college dropped "Junior" in 1978. The architectural style of the college is that of California during the Gold Rush era. The college also has a fire department on campus that is staffed by an on duty crew of at least two personnel daily.

Memberships
Member
Current

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York is a voluntary association of lawyers and law students. The organization was founded in 1870 and it is headquartered in New York, NY.

Steward
Current

TO CREATE AN ENDOWMENT TO HELP PRESERVE ARCHIVAL RECORDS OF THE NEW YORK STATE ARCHIVES AND TO MAKE THEM ACCESSIBLE THROUGH RESEARCH, EXHIBITS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMS.

President
Prior

The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) was founded in 1907 to help attorneys general fulfill the responsibilities of their office and to assist in the delivery of high quality legal services to the states and territorial jurisdictions. NAAG’s mission is: "To facilitate interaction among Attorneys General as peers and to facilitate the enhanced performance of Attorneys General and their staffs." NAAG fosters an environment of "cooperative leadership," helping attorneys general respond effectively - individually and collectively - to emerging state and federal issues.

Career History
Partner
1994 - Current

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP provides legal services. It is a law firm, which provides transactional and litigation guidance to multinational corporations, investment banks & venture capital firms in the U.S. and abroad. Its practice areas include corporate finance and legal services to financial institutions, energy, financial restructuring, insurance, intellectual property, litigation, and real estate. The company was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Representative from the 81st District
1966 - 1969

The New York State Assembly is the lower house of the New York Legislature, the state legislature of the U.S. state of New York. The Assembly is composed of 150 members representing an equal amount of districts, with each district having an average population of 127,000. Assembly members serve two-year terms without term limits.

Bronx Borough President
1970 - 1978

New York is the most populous city in the United States and the center of one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world—the New York metropolitan area. The city is referred to as New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part. A global power city, New York exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2013 - 2017

Sterling Bancorp operates as a financial and bank holding company of Sterling National Bank, which engages in the provision of commercial, business, and consumer banking products and services through its subsidiary. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Pearl River, NY.

Independent Director
1999 - 2013

Sterling Bancorp operates as a bank holding company for Sterling National Bank. It provides a broad range of banking and financial products and services, including business and consumer lending, asset-based financing, factoring/accounts receivable management services, equipment financing, commercial and residential mortgage lending and brokerage, deposit services and trade financing. The company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Director
Prior

Provident Bank has been connecting businesses and individuals with life’s opportunities since 1888. For more than 120 years, Provident Bank has provided our clients with the highly personalized banking services they need to succeed. Headquartered in Montebello, N.Y., Provident Bank, with $3.8 billion in assets, specializes in the delivery of service and solutions to business owners, their families, and consumers in communities within the greater New York City marketplace through teams of dedicated and experienced relationship managers. Provident Bank offers a complete line of commercial, business, and consumer banking products and services as well as an array of wealth management services, all specifically tailored to meet your needs.

Director
Current

United Nations Development Corp. develops offices and residences for the United Nations community. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Board Member
Current

NCCI HELPS JURSIDICTIONS IN THE US IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE AND THE PERFORMANCE OF GOVERNMENT.

Member of Attorney Emeritus Program Advisory Council
Current

Fordham University School of Law (commonly known as Fordham Law or Fordham Law School) is a part of Fordham University in the United States. The School is located in the Borough of Manhattan in New York City, and is one of eight ABA-approved law schools in that city.

Political Donations
$250
2017

Former Senator from North Dakota

Political Donations Received
$1,000
1992
$1,000
1992
$1,000
1992
Awards & Honors
1950
Yeshiva University
Hofstra University
Long Island University
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