Bachelor, Barnard College, 1933; Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1938.
Assistant to reporter for property restatement, American Law Institute, New York City, 1938-1941; review attorney, New York State Labor Relations Board, New York City, 1941-1942; office of general counsel, Board of Economics Warfare, Washington, 1942-1943; associate, Root, Clark, Buckner and Ballantine, New York City, 1943-1946; associate, Cleary, Gottlieb, Friendly and Hamilton, New York City, 1946-1951; house counsel, N.W. Levin (investment manager), New York City, 1951-1953; deputy city solicitor, chief counsellor Law Department, City of Philadelphia, 1953-1959; chairman, Philadelphia Tax Review Board, 1960-1966; partner, Goodis, Greenfield, Narin and Mann, Philadelphia, 1966-1971; partner, Narin and Chait, Philadelphia, 1971-1989; of counsel, Krekstein, Wolfson & Krekstein, Philadelphia, since 1989.
Trustee, secretary board, Executive Committee, Philadelphia College of Art (now University of the Arts), since 1970;trustee, secretary board Philadelphia General Hospital Research Fund, 1966-1976. Member American Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman local government committee 1965), Locust Club.
Married Frederick Chait, September 22, 1938 (wid.