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Jack Newton Turoff

Jack Newton Turoff, American lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1970, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969. Recipient Service award Big Brothers American, 1975, Outstanding Service award Neighborhood Counseling Service, 1983.

Background

  • Turoff, Jack Newton was born on December 8, 1933 in Cleveland. Son of Herman and Jean Y. (Pearlman) Turoff.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Ohio State University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Ohio State University, 1960.

    Career

    • Assistant attorney general State of Ohio, 1960-1962. Sole practice Cleveland, 1960-1962. Associate Dudnik, Komito, Nurenberg, Plevin, Dempsey & Jacobson Association, 1963-1964.

      Partner Turoff & Turoff, 1965-1981, 82—. Partner Koplow, Pomerantz, Turoff & Turoff Company, Legal Professional Association, Cleveland, 1981-1982. Consultant and lecturer in field of business.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Ohio 1970, United States District Court (northern district) Ohio 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969.

    Membership

    Board directors, secretary Jewish Children Group Homes, 1962-1978. Member Democratic Executive Committee, 1963-1979. State steering representative Senator Henry Jackson Presidential campaign, 1980.

    Active Democratic county congressional campaigns. Chairman board Neighborhood Counseling Service, since 1980. Board directors West Side Community Mental Health Cr., 1982-1988, Belle Foundation, since 1995.

    Board trustees Belle Foundation, 1995. With United States Air Force, 1956-1959, United States Air Force Reserve, 1959-1970. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Ohio State Bar Association, Greater Cleveland Bar Association, Cuyahoga County Bar Association, Ohio Harness Horsemen's Assn (board directors 1983-1989), Knights of Pythias, Jewish War Veterans (executive board trustees 2002-2004).

    Connections

    • Married Carole R., August 19, 1961. Children: Hyleri, Raechel, Elana, Avril.
    • father: Herman Turoff
    • mother: Jean Y. (Pearlman) Turoff
    • spouse: Carole R.
    • children: Hyleri Turoff
    • Raechel Turoff
    • Elana Turoff
    • Avril Turoff
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    Born December 8, 1933
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