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Laura Chapman Hruska

Laura Chapman Hruska, American publisher, lawyer. Bar: New York 1959. Member Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Hruska, Laura Chapman was born on October 14, 1935 in New York City. Daughter of Henry Kruse and Katherine (Bab) Chapman.

  • Education

    • AB with honors, Cornell University, 1955. Bachelor of Laws with honors, Yale University, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate Rogers & Wells, New York City, 1958-1965. Writer Dutton, Doubleday, 1975-1978. Founder, associate public Soho Press, Inc., 1986—2010.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1959.

    Works

    • Author: Legal Relations, 1978, A Change of Heart, Multiple Choices. Editor over 150 books, 1987-2010.

    Membership

    Member Order of the Coif, Phi Beta Kappa, Pi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Alan J. Hruska. Children: Bronwen, Andrew Chapman, Matthew Ross.
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    Born October 14, 1935
    Died January 16, 2010
    (aged 74)
    • 1955
      Cornell University
    • 1958
      Yale University
    • 1958 - 1965
      Associate, Rogers & Wells
    • 1975 - 1978
      writer, Dutton