Appointment of Susan S. Robfogel as a Member of the Federal Service Impasses Panel

January 4, 1983

The President today announced his intention to appoint Susan S. Robfogel to be a member of the Federal Service Impasses Panel, Federal Labor Relations Authority, for the remainder of the term expiring January 10, 1984. She would succeed Charles Jacob Morris.

Since 1970 Mrs. Robfogel has been a partner with the law firm of Harris, Beach, Wilcox, Rubin and Levey of Rochester, N.Y., specializing in labor relations law and health law. She has had extensive experience in proceedings before the National Labor Relations Board, the New York Public Employment Relations Board, and the New York State Labor Relations Board, as well as in the Federal and New York courts and before the New York State Division of Human Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.

She is a member of the Monroe County, New York State, and American Bar Associations. She currently is a member of the American Bar Association's labor relations law section and serves on the Committee on Development of Law Under the National Labor Relations Act. She has also been an instructor and lecturer for the New York State School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University.

Prior to joining her present firm in 1970, Mrs. Robfogel served as senior assistant corporation counsel to the city of Rochester, N.Y.

She graduated from Smith College (1964) and Cornell University Law School (1967). She is married, has two children, and resides in Rochester, N.Y. She was born April 4, 1943, in Columbus, Ohio.