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Herbert Herman Hirschhorn, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1934, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1962, United States District Court (western district) New York 1964, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1966.

Background

Hirschhorn, Herbert Herman was born on April 13, 1909 in Brooklyn. Son of Bernard and Rae (Greenberg) Hirschhorn.

Education

Bachelor, New York University, 1930. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1932. Doctor in Judicial Science, New York University, 1934.

Master of Arts, New York University, 1937.

Career

Worked at Gair, Gair, Conason, Steigman & Mackauf (New York, NY) specializing in Negligence, Malpractice, Products Liability, Aviation Law, Trial and Appellate Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1934, New York. 1959, United States. Supreme Court.

1962, United States. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. 1964, United States. District Court, Western District of New York. 1966, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit.

Director Emeritus of the New York University Alumni Federation. Recipient: Meritorious Service Award, New York University, 1982. Distinguished Service Award, New York University and Washington Square College, 1992.

Judge Edward Weinfeld Award, New York University Law Center, 1993. Life Membership in the Albert Gallatin Associates of New York University, 1991. Inscribed on the New York University School of Law Wall of Honor, 1996.

Member: The Association of the Bar of the City of New York. New York State and American Bar Associations. New York County Lawyers Association.

American Judicature Society. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Society of Medical Jurisprudence.

The International Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists. New York State Trial Lawyers Association (Director, 1954-1980. Director Emeritus, 1982—).

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1934, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1962, United States District Court (western district) New York 1964, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1966.

Membership

Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association, American Judicature Society, Association Trial Lawyers American, Society Medical Jurisprudence, Metropolitan Women's Bar Association, New York Women's Bar Association, International Association Jewish Lawyers and Jurists, New York State Trial Lawyers Association (director 1954-1980, director emeritus since 1982).

Connections

Married Rose Berger, July 10, 1968.

father:
Bernard Hirschhorn

mother:
Rae (Greenberg) Hirschhorn

spouse:
Rose Berger