Abrams, Floyd(1936– ) lawyer; born in New York City. A graduate of Yale Law School, he was visiting lecturer there (1974–80) and at Columbia Law School (1981–86). At New York's Cahill Gordon & Reindel, he argued more First Amendment and media cases before the U.S. Supreme Court than any other lawyer in history.
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