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Gilbert Nurick, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1931. Decorated Commendation ribbon and citation; recipient Distinguished Alumni award Pennsylvania State University, 1968; Outstanding Alumnus award Dickinson School Law, 1975; Distinguished Pennsylvanian award William Penn Society, 1980, John Baum Humanitarian award, 1982, Rotary Community Service award, 1985.


Nurick, Gilbert was born on November 23, 1906 in Hickory Corners, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Charles and Anna (Katz) Nurick.


Bachelor of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1928;Bachelor of Laws, Dickinson School Law, 1931;Doctor of Laws, Dickinson School Law, 1967.


Practiced in, Harrisburg, since 1931;partner firm, McNees, Wallace & Nurick (and predecessors), 1931-1959;senior partner, McNees, Wallace & Nurick (and predecessors), 1959-1978;of counsel, McNees, Wallace & Nurick (and predecessors), since 1978;director, Hershey Foods Corporation, 1965-1971; Adjunct Professor law, Dickinson School Law, 1975-1980. Chairman Disciplinary Board Supreme Court Pennsylvania, 1972-1975.


  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1931.


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President Tri-county United Fund, 1957, United Jewish Community, Harrisburg, 1947-1948. Board directors Polyclinic Medical Center, 1954-1991, Family and Children's Service Bureau, Harrisburg, 1961-1964. Trustee The Hershey Fund,1965-1971.

Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (house of deals 1966-1967), Pennsylvania Bar Association(chairman of the section judicial administration 1963-1964, Board of Governors 1964-1968, president 1967,Distinguished Service medal 1978), Dauphin County Bar Association (president 1949-1950), American Law Institute, Harrisburg Area Chamber of Commerce (director 1958), Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry (director 1972-1985).


Married Sylvia Krauss, October 14, 1932 (deceased January 1965). Children: Carl J., Herbert R.

Charles Nurick

Anna (Katz) Nurick

Sylvia Krauss

Carl J. Nurick

Herbert R. Nurick