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State legislator

Arthur Leonard Berman, American Born: Chicago, May 4, 1935State senator ( govt: legislation administration)state senator.

Background

Berman, Arthur Leonard was born on May 4, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Morris and Jean (Glast) Berman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Law, University of Illinois, 1956. Juris Doctor, Northwestern University, 1958.

Career

Bar: Illinois, 1958. Private practice, Chicago. Partner White, White & Berman, Chartered, 1958-1974,Maragos, Richter, Berman, Russell & White, Chartered, 1974-1981, Chatz, Berman, Maragos, Haber & Fagel, 1981-1982, Berman, Fagel, Haber, Maragos & Abrams, 1982-1986, Karlin & Fleisher, 1986^. Special attorney Bureau Liquidations, Illinois Department Insurance, 1962-1967.

Special assistant attorney general Illinois, 1967-1968. Member Illinois House of Representatives, 1969-1976, Illinois Senate, 1977^. President, 50th Ward Young Democrats, 1956-1960.

Vice president Cook County Young Democrats, 1956-1960, 50th Ward Regular Democratic Organisation, 1955^. Active 48th Ward Regular Democratic Organisation, 1985^, 49th Ward Regular Democratic Organisation, 1967^. Executive Board Democratic Party, Evanston, Illinois, 1973^.

Board of Governors State of Israel Bonds.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1958.

Membership

President 50th Ward Young Democrats, 1956-1960. Vice president Cook County Young Democrats, 1956-1960, 50th Ward Regular Democratic Organization, 1955-1999. Active 48th Ward Regular Democratic Organization, 1967-1999.

Executive board Democratic Party, Evanston, Illinois, 1973-1999. Board governors State of Israel Bonds. Member American Bar Association, Illinois Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association (board managers 1988-1989), National Association Jewish Legislators (president 1987-1989), University Illinois Alumni Association, Phi Epsilon Pi, Tau Epsilon Rho.

Connections

Married Barbara Dombeck. Children: Adam, Marcy Padorr.

father:
Morris Berman

mother:
Jean (Glast) Berman

spouse:
Barbara Dombeck

children:
Adam Berman

Marcy Padorr Berman