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Dona Seeman Kahn

Dona Seeman Kahn, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1959, Pennsylvania 1976. Trustee Brandeis University, 1979—1984; Member of American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman civil rights committee 1983, chairman fee dispute committee 1977, member long-range planning committee 1982-1986, member nominating committee 1983), District of Columbia Bar Association, Forum Executive Women.

Background

  • Kahn, Dona Seeman was born on October 7, 1932 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of David George and Lillian (Lazarus) Seeman.

  • Education

    • AB, Brandeis University, 1954. Juris Doctor, Rutgers University, 1957.

    Career

    • Trial attorney United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 1960—1972. Chief legal branch region III Environmental Protection Agency, Philadelphia, 1972—1973. Associate general counsel Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1973—1976.

      Partner Harris and Kahn, since 1976. Lecturer women's health issues and federal civil litigation, discrimination in employment.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1959, Pennsylvania 1976.

    Membership

    Trustee Brandeis University, 1979—1984. Member of American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman civil rights committee 1983, chairman fee dispute committee 1977, member long-range planning committee 1982-1986, member nominating committee 1983), District of Columbia Bar Association, Forum Executive Women.

    Connections

    • Married Arthur H. Kahn, September 18, 1956. Children: Robert, Walter, Andrew.
    • father: David George Seeman
    • mother: Lillian (Lazarus) Seeman
    • spouse: Arthur H. Kahn
    • children: Robert Kahn
    • Walter Kahn
    • Andrew Kahn
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