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Lawyer

David M. Solinger, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Corporate Law, Wills, Trusts and Estates, Intellectual Property, Art Law.

Background

Solinger, David Morris was born on February 17, 1906 in New York City. Son of Morris David and Birdie (Bloch) Solinger.

Education

Student, University of Oxford, England, 1925;Bachelor, Cornell Univercity, 1926;Juris Doctor, Columbia U, 1929.

Career

Partner, Solinger and Gordon, New York City, 1952-1982;partner, Solinger, Grosz & Goldwasser, New York City, 1982-1987;special counsel, Solinger, Grosz & Goldwasser, New York City, 1987-1992. Former lecturer Practicing Law Institute.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1929.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: 1953 Copyright Problems Analyzed. Editor, co-author Television Agreements. Contributor articles to various publications.

Membership

Trustee American Federation Arts, 1953-1992. Honorary president, trustee Whitney Museum American Art, president, 1966-1974, chairman, 1974-1977. Emeritus member Cornell University Council.

Chairman advisory council Herbert F. Johnson Museum Art, 1973-1988, former chairman committee on collections. Member American Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York, New York State Bar Association, New York County Bar Association, Federal Communications Bar Association, Century Association, Century Country Club (Purchase, New York ), Delray (Florida) Dunes Club.

Connections

Married Hope Alva Gimbel, September 16, 1937 (divorced April 1978). Children: Faith Solinger Sommerfield, Lynn Solinger Stern. Married Betty Ann Besch, January 23, 1979.

father:
Morris David Solinger

mother:
Birdie (Bloch) Solinger

spouse:
Hope Alva Gimbel

spouse:
Betty Ann Besch

child:
Faith Solinger Sommerfield Solinger

child:
Lynn Solinger Stern Solinger