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M. A. Anvaripour

M. A. Anvaripour, Iranian lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1973, Federal courts.


  • Anvaripour, M. A. was born on January 23, 1935 in Tehran, Iran. Arrived in the United States, 1957. Son of Ahmed and Monir (Georgi) Anvaripour.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws, University Tehran, 1956. Bachelor of Science, University San Francisco, 1959. Student, University California Hastings College Law, San Francisco.

      Juris Doctor, University California Hastings College Law, San Francisco, 1973.


    • Assistant field director American Friends of Middle East, Inc., Iran, 1962-1964, field director, 1964-1966. Assistant dean students, dean international students and faculty affairs Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, 1966-1981. Practiced in, since 1973, in San Francisco, since 1985.

      Educational and legal adviser Consulate General Iran, Chicago, 1973-1979. Auxiliary lawyer National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 1973-1974. Lecturer immigration and law seminar Illinois Institute of Technology-Chicago-Kent College Law School, 1974.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Illinois 1973, Federal courts.


    Member American, Iran-American (secretary-general 1964-1966), Chicago Bar Association (chairman immigration committee 1982-1983), Iran American Alumni Association (secretary 1964-1966), National Association Foreign Student Affairs (Illinois chairman 1968-1969), University Tehran, University San Francisco, Idaho State University (honorary), Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College Law alumni associations, American Immigration Lawyers Association (secretary-treasurer Chicago chapter 1976-1978, vice president 1978-1980, president 1980-1981), Armour Faculty Club (president 1977-1978), Phi Delta Phi.


    • Married Patricia Matson Lynch (divorced 1971). 1 daughter, Sandra M. Married Guilda Eshtehardi, March 31, 1978 (divorced 1984).

      1 son, Cyrus Ramsey; Married Tess Temel, May 15, 1995 (divorced 2002). Married Lily Parto, January 23, 2008.
    • father: Ahmed Anvaripour
    • mother: Monir (Georgi) Anvaripour
    • spouses: Patricia Matson Lynch
    • Guilda Eshtehardi
    • Tess Temel
    • Lily Parto
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    Born January 23, 1935