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Lawyer

Jacob David Fuchsberg, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1936.

Background

Fuchsberg, Jacob David was born on June 14, 1913 in New York City. Son of Max and Gussie (Stern) Fuchsberg.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, New York University, 1935.

Career

Judge New York Court Appeals, Albany, 1975-1983. Senior partner The Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Firm, New York City, since 1983. Board directors National Board Trial Advocacy, president, chairman board since 1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1936.

Membership

Trustee Federation Jewish Philanthropies New York 1965-1977, New York University Law Center Foundation, since 1975, Law Center Foundation, since 1976. Executive committee United States OEA Legal Services Program, 1965-1972.; chairman Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.

President Fuchsberg Family Foundation, 1952-1974. Board directors New York Legal Aid Society, since 1986, St. Vincents Hospital, St. Agnes Hospital, White Plains, New York, 92nd St. Young Men’s Hebrew Association, New York City. Founder, honorary president Jewish Community Center Harrison, New York.

Member Inter-professional Committee Drs. and Lawyers New York (chairman), Association Trial Lawyers American (president 1963-1964), New York State Trial Lawyers Association (president 1957-1959), National Institute Trial Advocacy (founding trustee since 1972), Roscoe Pound American Trial Lawyers Foundation (president 1964-1972), American Arbitration Association (board directors 1965-1974) Clubs: Knights of Pythias (past grand chancellor). Westchester Country (Rye, New York ). University (Albany).

Connections

Married Shirley G. Cohen, October 31, 1937. Children– Rosalind Fuchsberg Kaufman, Susan Fuchsberg Raphaelson, Janet Fuchsberg Levine, Alan.

father:
Max Fuchsberg

mother:
Gussie (Stern) Fuchsberg

spouse:
Shirley G. Cohen

child:
Rosalind Fuchsberg Kaufman Fuchsberg

child:
Susan Fuchsberg Raphaelson Fuchsberg

child:
Janet Fuchsberg Levine Fuchsberg

child:
Alan Fuchsberg