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Lawyer

Helen Spigel Sax, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1941, Pennsylvania 1945.

Background

Sax, Helen Spigel was born on June 2, 1915 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of D. Hays and Erna (Sultan) Solis-Cohen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College, 1937; Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1940.

Career

With, War Labor Board, Chicago, 1940-1941; member, Wolf Block Schorr & Solis-Cohen, Philadelphia, since 1945.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1941, Pennsylvania 1945.

Membership

Trustee Rosenbach Museum and Library., since 1969, National Museum American Jewish History, since 1975. Board directors Big Brothers-Big Sisters Association Phila. Member women's board Thomas Jefferson U. Hospital.

Member of advisory board Philadelphia Foundation. Member Juvenile Justice Alliance-Citizens Crime Commission. Former president, member finance committee Girl Scouts of Greater Philadelphia.

Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, Philadelphia Lawyers Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Herbert Spigel (deceased 1951), August 31, 1939. Children: Frank, Robert, James. Married James E. Sax, June 15, 1969.

father:
D. Hays Solis-Cohen

mother:
Erna (Sultan) Solis-Cohen

spouse:
James E. Sax

spouse:
Herbert Spigel

child:
James Sax

child:
Frank Sax

child:
Robert Sax