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Bertram Dore Fisher

Bertram Dore Fisher, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1951, District of Columbia 1981, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts), New York, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit), United States Supreme Court. Decorated Bronze Star; recipient Man of Year award, National Committee Furtherance Jewish Education, 1984.

Background

  • Fisher, Bertram Dore was born on July 10, 1928 in New York City. Son of Samuel and Dorothy (Eisman) Fisher.

  • Education

    • Student, Johns Hopkins University. Bachelor, University Miami, Florida, 1949. Bachelor of Laws, Brooklyn Law School, 1951.

      Postgraduate, New York University Graduate School.

    Career

    • Senior partner Queller,Fisher & Wisotsky, New York City, mem.supreme court committee, 1985. Member judicial screening committee New York State Supreme Court, County and Kings County, 1982, member medical malpractice judicial panel. Lecturer New York Academy Trial Lawyers.

      Board governors National conference furtherance Jewish Education, from 1985. With United States Army, 1951-1953, Korea.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1951, District of Columbia 1981, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts), New York, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit), United States Supreme Court.

    Membership

    Board governors National Conference Furtherance Jewish Education, 1985. Member of American Bar Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association (member judicial screening committee since 1978, board directors since 1983), Network Bar Leaders (member committee 26 New York bar associations 1982-1988), American College Legal Medicine (associate law since 1986), Brooklyn Law School Alumni Association, International Association Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (board directors 1986, Merit award 1986), Joint Bar Association (member judicial screening committee since 1983), Association Trial Lawyers American (Roscoe Pound Foundation, M Club), Jewish Lawyers Guild (member correspondent secretary 1979-1981, 1st vice president 1982-1983, president 1984-1987, chairman board governors since 1988), Metropolitan Women's Bar Association, Brooklyn Bar Association (member ethics committee 1979-1980), Brooklyn and Manhattan Trial Counsel Association, Criminal and Civil Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers City New York, New York County Lawyers Association (member committee Supreme Court 1978, mem.ethics committee 1978-1980, member forum committee 1983), District of Columbia Bar Association, Association Bar City New York (member supreme court committee 1985-1986, member judiciary committee Brooklyn chapter since 1987, member tort com), New York State Bar Association (member ethics committee 1979-1980, member negligence committee since 1984, member toxic waste committee), Dunes Racquet club (ammagamset, New York ), Downtown Athletic club(New York City), Iota Theta.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Marks Fisher, August 23, 1959. Children: Beth Carlyle Cutler, Priscilla Brooke.
    • father: Samuel Fisher
    • mother: Dorothy (Eisman) Fisher
    • spouse: Barbara Marks Fisher
    • children: Beth Carlyle Cutler Fisher
    • Priscilla Brooke Fisher
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    Born July 10, 1928
    Died February 17, 2005
    (aged 76)
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