Mr. Lebow graduated from Yale College (magna cum laude) and Harvard Law School. He was an associate, partner and administrative partner in the international law firm Coudert Brothers. He is chair of St. Francis Friends of the Poor, an organization that provides permanent housing for mentally ill homeless persons. He is Chair of American Friends of Magen David Adom, which supports Israel’s equivalent to the Red Cross Society. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, the Long Island Railroad, Metro-North Railroad, New York City Transit Authority and Triborough Bridge and Tunnel Authority. He currently is managing partner of Lebow & Sokolow, a law firm in Manhattan. He is married to Patricia E. Harris, who is First Deputy Mayor of New York City, and has three children.