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Dogan Ak, Turkish lawyer. Bar: New York 1978. Chairman American Turkish Islamic and Cultural Center, New York City, since 1985. Served to captain Turkish Army, 1954-1955, Korea. Member New York City Bar Association.

Background

Ak, Dogan was born on March 2, 1928 in Istanbul, Turkey. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of Mustafa Sevket and Ayse (Akat) Ak.

Education

Graduate, College St. Joseph, Turkey, 1948. Licence in law, Istanbul (Turkey) University Law, 1952. Certified, New York Law School.

Student, Bridgeport University Law School, 1972. Student, New York University, 1972.

Career

Partner, Dogan Ak & Yuda Reyna Attorneys at Law, Istanbul, 1955-1978;associate, Ira J. Sands Attorney at Law, New York City, 1979-1981;partner, Frankel, Russo & Ak Attorneys at Law, New York City, 1981-1983;proprietor, Dogan Ak Law Offices, New York City, since 1983. Legal consul Federation American & Turkish Socs., New York City, since 1985.

Membership

Chairman American Turkish Islamic and Cultural Center, New York City, since 1985. Served to captain Turkish Army, 1954-1955, Korea. Member New York City Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, music, reading, collecting antiques.

Connections

Married Aliye Aydagül, May 15, 1970. Children: Ayse, Asli, Osman.