College of the City of New York (Bachelor of Specialized Studies, 1927). Columbia University (Bachelor of Laws, 1930).
Worked at Tenzer Greenblatt Limited Liability Partnership. Admitted to the bar, 1932, New New York 1964, United States. Supreme Court.
Author: Encyclopedia Britannica. "Housing and Building Laws," 1973.
"Arbitration Procedure in Leases," Practical Lawyer, September, 1976.
"When A Landlord Constructs or Alters Business Premises," Practical Lawyer, April, 1977. "Unconscionability and Real Estate Transactions," New York State Bar Journal, April, 1979. "When Does a Real Estate Broker Earn His Commission?" Practical Lawyer, July, 1981.
"A Documentary Guide to Commercial Leasing," ALI/American Bar Association, update, 1990.
Company-author: "Real Estate Brokerage Law and Practice," Matthew-Bender, update, 1991. Lecturer, James B. McNally Memorial Lecture, Saint John"s University Law School, 1983.
Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New New York New York State and American Bar Associations.
New York County Lawyers Association.
World Peace Through Law Center. Federal Bar Council; American College of Real Estate Lawyers.
Member World Peace Through Law Center, Washington, since 1969. Member Citizens Advisory Committee to Department Housing Preservation and Development, New York City, 1969-1988. Board directors Conference Jewish Social Studies, 1948-1993.
Member American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York (committee chairman 1971-1982), New York County Lawyers Association (director 1971-1978), New York State Bar Association (Lawyer award 1991). Clubs: Princeton.
Married Edith I. Spivack, December 22, 1933. Children– Rita (Mistress Robert Christopher), Amy (Mistress Geoffrey Bass).