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Arnold Forster, American Lawyer, author. Bar: New York 1935, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1949. Recipient Emmy award for film Avenue of the Just, 1980, Emmy award for film Zubin and the Initial public offering, 1983. member of the board education, New Rochelle, New York, 1962-1966.

Background

Forster, Arnold was born on June 25, 1912 in New York City. Son of Hyman Lawrence and Dorothy (Turits) Fastenberg.

Education

College of the City of New York. St. John's University (Bachelor of Laws, 1935).

Career

Worked at Baer Marks & Upham LLP (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice including Corporate, Litigation, Real Estate, Banking, Tax Law, Trusts and Estates, Intellectual Property/Communications Law and Creditors' Rights. Admitted to the bar, 1936, New York. 1949, United States. Supreme Court.

Author: "Anti-Semitism '47;" "A Measure of Freedom," Doubleday, 1950. "The Troublemakers," 1952. "Cross Currents," 1956.

"Some of My Best Friends. Study in Discrimination," Farrar Straus, 1962. "Danger on the Right," 1964.

"The Radical Right," Random House, 1966. "Report from Israel" 1967. "Violence on the Fanatical Left and Right," Annals of the American Academy of Political & Social Science, March, 1966.

"Preferential Treatment and Quotas," Anti-Defamation League Pamphlet, 1974. "The New Anti-Semitism," McGraw Hill, 1974. "Square One," Donald M. Fine, Inc., 1988.

Police Justice of State of New York, Suffolk County, 1954-1957. General Counsel, Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, 1940—. Member, Board of Education, New Rochelle, 1962-1966.

Member: American Bar Association. International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists. Baer, Marks & Upham, established in 1907, is one of New York City's Prestigious law firms.

The Firm has consistently maintained its commitment to provide its clients with the highest quality legal services in a thorough yet efficient manner.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1935, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1949.

Works

Membership

Member, Board of Education, New Rochelle, 1962-1966. Member: American Bar Association. International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists.

Connections

Married May Kasner, September 29, 1940 (deceased 2005). Children: Stuart William (deceased 1991), Janie Forster Berman.

father:
Hyman Lawrence Fastenberg

mother:
Dorothy (Turits) Fastenberg

spouse:
May Kasner

children:
Janie Forster Berman Forster

Stuart William Forster (deceased 1991)