Stroock, Alan Maxwells
- (1907-85)American lawyer, son of Solomon Marcuse Stroock. He started his career as a law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Benjamin Cardozo (1934-6), then joined the Stroock family legal firm Stroock and Stroock, where he became a partner. He served as chairman of the board and later president of the corporation of the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York, and was al so active in various other Jewish organizations.
Dictionary of Jewish Biography. Dan Cohn-Sherbok.