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Avrum Katz Rifman, American lawyer. Bar: United States District Court Maryland 1927, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1946, United States Supreme Court 1950. Member of American Bar Association, Jewish History Society Maryland, Baltimore City Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, Mason.

Background

Rifman, Avrum Katz was born on October 19, 1905 in Baltimore. Son of Hyman Shemon and Zeesla Baile (Katz) Rifman.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, University Maryland., 1926.

Career

Bar: Maryland. 1926, United States District Court Maryland. 1927, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1946, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1950. 1st assistant, chief, trial division City of Baltimore, 1943-1945.

Trial magistrate Southern District Baltimore, 1951-1953. Maryland. member National Conference Commissioners of Uniform State Laws, 1957-1961. Judge Municipal Court of Baltimore, 1968-1970.

Master-in-chancery Supreme Bench of Baltimore, 1971-1975. Judge Archdiocesan Court Baltimore, since 1977. Panelchmn. malpractice claims Maryland.

Health Claims Arbitration Act, since 1977.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States District Court Maryland 1927, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1946, United States Supreme Court 1950.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal journals.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Jewish History Society Maryland, Baltimore City Bar Association, Maryland Bar Association, Mason.

Connections

Married Ruth Pell Rifman, May 4, 1935. Children: Samuel Sholom, Melvin Sadler.

father:
Hyman Shemon Rifman

mother:
Zeesla Baile (Katz) Rifman

spouse:
Ruth Pell Rifman

child:
Samuel Sholom Rifman

child:
Melvin Sadler Rifman