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Herbert Sharfman, American judge. Bar: Pennsylvania 1930, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1935, United States Supreme Court 1945. Member of American Bar Association, Lehigh County Bar Association, Pennsylvania State Bar Association.

Background

Sharfman, Herbert was born on July 29, 1909 in Northampton, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Meyer and Minnie (Caplan) Sharfman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Pennsylvania, 1930. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1933.

Career

Bar: Pennsylvania 1933, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1935, Supreme Court of the United States Court, 1945. Sole practice, Lehigh and Northampton Counties, Pennsylvania, 1933-1944. Attorney-advisory public utilities branch OPA, Washington, 1944-1946, Federal Communication Commission, Washington, 1946-1952.

Administrative law judge Federal Communication Commission, Washington, 1952-1974, Postal Rate Commission Washington, 1974-1976, part-time administrative law judge, 1976.

Achievements

  • Bar: Pennsylvania 1930, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1935, United States Supreme Court 1945.

Membership

Member of American Bar Association, Lehigh County Bar Association, Pennsylvania State Bar Association.

Connections

Married Dorothy Muriel Cohen, February 8, 1932 (deceased 1987). Children: Richard M., Jo-Ellen Crews.

father:
Meyer Sharfman

mother:
Minnie (Caplan) Sharfman

spouse:
Dorothy Muriel Cohen

child:
Richard M. Sharfman

child:
Jo-Ellen Crews Sharfman