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Lawyer

Asa D. Sokolow, American lawyer. Recipient Leadership award State of Israel Bonds, 1980.

Background

Sokolow, Asa D. was born on April 22, 1919 in New York City. Son of Harry J. and Dorothy (Turkeltaub) Sokolow.

Education

Graduate, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, 1936. Bachelor, Yale University, 1940. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1947.

Career

Associate Cahill, Gordon and Reindel, New York City, 1947-1959. From partner to senior partner Rosenman & Colin (and predecessor firm Rosenman Colin Freund Lewis & Cohen), 1960-1990.

Membership

Past vice president, past trustee Park Avenue Synagogue, New York City. Past trustee Society for Advancement Judaism, New York City. Board directors Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, 1965-1990.

Captain United States Army, 1941-1945. North African Theatre of Operations, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, New York State Bar Association Clubs: Morys (New Haven).

Yale, Harmonie (New York City). Sunningdale Country (Scarsdale, New York ).

Connections

Married Phyllis E. Cahen, January 31, 1943 (deceased April 1982). Children– Jeffrey, Judith, Jonathan. Married Renee J. Ginsberg, June 11, 1984.

father:
Harry J. Sokolow

mother:
Dorothy (Turkeltaub) Sokolow

spouse:
Phyllis E. Cahen

spouse:
Renee J. Ginsberg

child:
Jeffrey Sokolow

child:
Judith Sokolow

child:
Jonathan Sokolow