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Jack Newton Turoff, American Born: Cleveland, December 8, 1933Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Personal injury (including property damage)Civil litigation, generalGeneral practicelawyer. Recipient Svc. award Big Brothers American, 1975, Outstanding Svc. award Neighborhood Counseling Service, 1983.

Background

Turoff, Jack Newton was born on December 8, 1933 in Cleveland. Son of Herman and Jean Y. (Pearlman) Turoff.

Education

Son of Herman and Jean Y. (Pearlman) T.;m. Carole R., August 19, 1961. Bachelor of Business Administration, Ohio State University, 1955, Juris Doctor, 1960.

Career

Bar: Ohio 1960, United States District Court(northern district) Ohio 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1969. Assistant attorney general Stateof Ohio, 1960-1962. Sole practice, Cleveland, 1960-1962.

Associate Dudnik, Komito, Nurenberg, Plevin, Dempsey & Jacobson Association, Cleveland, 1963-1964. Partner Turoff & Turoff, Cleveland, 1965-1981, 82^. Partner Koplow, Pomerantz, Turoff & Turoff Company, Legal Professional Association, Cleveland, 1981-1982.

Consultant and lecturer in field of business Board of directors, secretary Jewish Children Group Homes, 1962-1978. Member Democratic Executive Committee, 1963-1979. State steering representative Senator Henry Jackson Presidential campaign, 1980.

Active Democratic county congressional campaings. Chairman of the Board Neighborhood Counseling Service, 1980^. Board directors West Side Cmty.

Mental Health Center 1982-1988. Board of trustees Belle Foundation, 1995. With United States Air Force, 1956-1959, United States Air Force Reserve, 1959-1970.

Membership

Board directors, secretary Jewish Children Group Homes, 1962-1978. Member Democratic Executive Committee, 1963-1979. State steering representative Senator Henry Jackson Presidential campaign, 1980.

Active Democratic county congressional campaigns. Chairman board Neighborhood Counseling Service, since 1980. Board directors West Side Community Mental Health Cr., 1982-1988, Belle Foundation, since 1995.

Board trustees Belle Foundation, 1995. With United States Air Force, 1956-1959, United States Air Force Reserve, 1959-1970. Member Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Ohio State Bar Association, Greater Cleveland Bar Association, Cuyahoga County Bar Association, Ohio Harness Horsemen's Assn (board directors 1983-1989), Knights of Pythias, Jewish War Veterans (executive board trustees 2002-2004).

Connections

Married Carole R., August 19, 1961. Children: Hyleri, Raechel, Elana, Avril.