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Murray Joel Belman

Murray Joel Belman, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1960. Trustee St. John's Child Development Center, Washington, 1984-1992, vice president, 1987-1990, president 1990-1992. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Foundation (advisory board since 1991), American Society International Law, International Law Institute.

Background

  • Belman, Murray Joel was born on June 11, 1935 in Omaha. Son of Hymen Belman and Margarette (Margolin) Yudelson.

  • Education

    • AB, Cornell University, 1957. Juris Doctor cum laude, Harvard University, 1960.

    Career

    • Deputy legal adviser, assistant legal adviser Department State, Washington, 1961-1969. General counsel IOS Development Company, Geneva, 1969-1970. Sole practice Washington, 1972-1977.

      Partner Pepper, Hamilton & Scheetz, 1977-1984, Thompson Coburn (formerly Thompson & Mitchell), Washington, since 1984. Professorial lecturer law George Washington University, Washington, 1972-1974. Adjunct professor Georgetown University School Law, Washington, 1975-1976.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1960.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Trustee St. John's Child Development Center, Washington, 1984-1992, vice president, 1987-1990, president 1990-1992. Member American Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Foundation (advisory board since 1991), American Society International Law, International Law Institute.

    Connections

    • Married Laura Haines, August 20, 1966. Children– John Chase, Owen Wolcott.
    • father: Hymen Belman Yudelson
    • mother: Margarette (Margolin) Yudelson
    • spouse: Laura Haines
    • children: John Chase Belman
    • Owen Wolcott Belman
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