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Dona Seeman Kahn, American lawyer. Bar: District of Columbia 1959, Pennsylvania 1976. Trustee Brandeis University, 1979—1984; Member of American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman civil rights committee 1983, chairman fee dispute committee 1977, member long-range planning committee 1982-1986, member nominating committee 1983), District of Columbia Bar Association, Forum Executive Women.

Background

Kahn, Dona Seeman was born on October 7, 1932 in Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of David George and Lillian (Lazarus) Seeman.

Education

AB, Brandeis University, 1954. Juris Doctor, Rutgers University, 1957.

Career

Trial attorney United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 1960—1972. Chief legal branch region III Environmental Protection Agency, Philadelphia, 1972—1973. Associate general counsel Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 1973—1976.

Partner Harris and Kahn, since 1976. Lecturer women's health issues and federal civil litigation, discrimination in employment.

Achievements

  • Bar: District of Columbia 1959, Pennsylvania 1976.

Membership

Trustee Brandeis University, 1979—1984. Member of American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman civil rights committee 1983, chairman fee dispute committee 1977, member long-range planning committee 1982-1986, member nominating committee 1983), District of Columbia Bar Association, Forum Executive Women.

Connections

Married Arthur H. Kahn, September 18, 1956. Children: Robert, Walter, Andrew.

father:
David George Seeman

mother:
Lillian (Lazarus) Seeman

spouse:
Arthur H. Kahn

children:
Robert Kahn

Walter Kahn

Andrew Kahn