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Ira Gollobin, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1935, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea, 3d, 5th circuits). Recipient Jack Wasserman Memorial award America Immigration Lawyers Association, Philadelphia, 1987, Rudy Lozano Memorial award National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, Chicago, 1988.

Background

Gollobin, Ira was born on July 18, 1911 in Newark, New Jersey, United States. Son of Harry and Clara (Abeles) Gollobin.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Fordham University, 1933.

Career

Private practice, Law Offices of Ira Gollobin, New York City, since 1935;atty probono, America Committee for Protection Foreign Born, New York City, 1936-1982;atty probono, League of America Writers, New York City, 1937-1940;atty probono, National Council Churches, New York City, 1973-1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1935, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea, 3d, 5th circuits).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, 1975, 88, 91.

Membership

Host radio program on immigration policy issues WLIB, New York City, 1976-1979. Chair legal committee National Coalition for Haitian Refugees, since 1983. Staff sergeant United States Army, 1942-1946, New Guinea, Philippines.

Connections

Married Esther Adler, January 16, 1943 (deceased December 1981). Children: Ruth Basta, Jeana Beker. Married Ruth Baharas, June 16, 1994.

father:
Harry Gollobin

mother:
Clara (Abeles) Gollobin

Spouse:
Esther Adler

Spouse:
Ruth Baharas

Child:
Ruth Basta Gollobin

Child:
Jeana Beker Gollobin