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Howard M. Kirshbaum, American lawyer, specializing in the field of.


Kirshbaum, Howard M. was born on September 19, 1938 in Oberlin, Ohio, United States. Son of Joseph and Gertrude (Morris) Kirshbaum.


Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1960;Bachelor of Arts, Cambridge U., 1962;Master of Arts, Cambridge U., 1966;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1965.


Partner, Zarlengo and Kirshbaum, Denver, 1969-1975;judge, Denver District Court, Denver, 1975-1980;judge, Colorado Court Appeals, Denver, 1980-1983;justice, Colorado Supreme Court, Denver, 1983-1997;arbiter, Judicial Arbiter Group, Inc., Denver, since 1997;senior judge, Judicial Arbiter Group, Inc., Denver, since 1997; Adjunct Professor law, University Denver, since 1970. Director American Law Institute Philadelphia, American Judicature Society, Chicago, Colorado Judicial Institute Denver, 1979-1989. President Colorado Legal Care Society, Denver, 1974-1975.


Board directors Young Artists Orchestra, Denver, 1976-1985. President Community Arts Symphony, Englewood, Colorado, 1972-1974. Director Denver Opportunity, Inc., Denver, 1972-1974.

Vice-chairman Denver Council on Arts and Humanities, 1969. Member of American Bar Association (standing committee public education 1996—2001), Association for Conflict Resolution, Denver Bar Association (trustee 1981-1983), Colorado Bar Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music performance.


Married Priscilla Joy Parmakian, August 15, 1964. Children: Audra Lee, Andrew William.