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Emerson Garfield Hess, Corporate, general Probate (including wills, trusts) Property, real (including real estate development, water) lawyer Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association.

Background

Hess, Emerson Garfield was born on November 13, 1914 in Pittsburgh, Bachelor of Arts, Bethany College, 1936.

Education

AB, Bethany College, 1936. Juris Doctor, University Pittsburgh, 1939.

Career

Bar: Pennsylvania 1940. Senior partner Hess, Reich, Georgiades, Wile& Homyak and predecessor firm Emerson G. Hess & Associations, Pittsburgh, 1940-1992. Of counsel DeMarco & Associations, Pittsburgh, 1992.

Solicitor Scott Township School Board, 1958-1965. Legal counsel Judiciary committee Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1967-1969. Solicitor Scott Township, 1968-1969, Crafton Borough, 1974-1978, Authority for Improvements in Municipalities of Allegheny County, 1977-1980.

Board of directors Golden Triangle Young Men’s Christian Association, Pittsburgh, since 1945, WQED Ednl. television, Pittsburgh, 1952-1968. President, director Civic Light Opera Association, Pittsburgh, 1967-1968;member international committee Young Men’s Christian Association World Svc., New York City, 1968-1978. Trustee, Chairman.Cen.

Christian Church, Pittsburgh, 1962-1963. President Anesthesia and Resuscitation Foundation, Pittsburgh, 1964-1988, Pennsylvania Medical Research Foundation, 1960-1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1940.

Membership

Board directors Golden Triangle Young Men’s Christian Association, Pittsburgh, since 1945, WQED Educational television, Pittsburgh, 1952-1968. President, director Civil Light Opera Association, Pittsburgh, 1967-1968. Member international committee Young Men’s Christian Association World Service, New York City, 1968-1978.

Trustee, chairman Center Christian Church, Pittsburgh, 1962-1963. President Anesthesia and Resuscitation Foundation, Pittsburgh, 1964-1988, Pennsylvania Medical Research Foundation, 1960-1988. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association.