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Myra Hymovich Barron

Myra Hymovich Barron, American lawyer. Bar: Virginia 70, District of Columbia 72, New York. Recipient Samuel Bowles award, Smith College, 1959. Member of League of Women Voters (local chairman national events 1962-1964), American Bar Association (member governing committee 1994-1999, co-chairman profit practice group 2000-2003, member forum on affordable housing and community development law).

Background

  • Barron, Myra Hymovich was born on July 5, 1938. Daughter of Leo and Lillian Estelle (Berman) Hymovich.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Smith College, 1959. Student, L'Institut des Hautes Etudes, Geneva, 1957—1958. Master of Arts, Johns Hopkins University, 1961.

      Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1970.

    Career

    • Instructor economics University North Dakota, Grand Forks, 1962—1964. Economic research assistant University New Mexico, Albuquerque, 1964—1965. Legal aid staff attorney Fairfax County, Virginia, 1971—1972, assistant county attorney, 1974—1981.

      Counsel Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority, Fairfax, 1981—1988. Associate Melvin & Melvin, Syracuse, New York, 1973. Partner Sprenger & Lang (formerly Weissbrodt, Swiss & Mc Grew), 1989—1998, Weinberg & Jacobs, Rockville, Maryland, 1998—2000, of counsel, 2001—2004.

      Deputy general counsel Housing and Development Law Institute, 1988—1994, of counsel, 1994—2000.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Virginia 70, District of Columbia 72, New York.

    Works

    • Editor: Journal Affordable Housing and Community Development Law, American Bar Association, 1993-1999. Contributor articles to housing journals. Member: Georgetown Law Journal, 1967-1968.

    Membership

    Member of League of Women Voters (local chairman national events 1962-1964), American Bar Association (member governing committee 1994-1999, co-chairman profit practice group 2000-2003, member forum on affordable housing and community development law).

    Connections

    • Married Jerome Aure Barron, June 18, 1961. Children: Jonathan Nathaniel, David Jeremiah, Jennifer Leah.
    • father: Leo Hymovich
    • mother: Lillian Estelle (Berman) Hymovich
    • spouse: Jerome Aure Barron
    • children: Jonathan Nathaniel Barron
    • David Jeremiah Barron
    • Jennifer Leah Barron
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    Born July 5, 1938
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