Student, University Illinois, Chicago, 1955. Student, Roosevelt University, 1956. Bachelor of Science in Accounting, DePaul University, 1957.
Audit and accounting partner, John H. Hoffman & Company, Chicago, 1969-1974;
president, general client service partner, Weber & Lipman, Ltd. and Weber, Lipman & Bratt, Ltd., Chicago, 1975-1977, 79-83;
managing partner accounting services department, Glenn Ingram & Company, Chicago, 1977-1979;
general client service partner, regional practice development partner, Fox & Company, Chicago, 1983-1985;
president, Jerome H. Lipman & Limited company, Chicago, since 1985. Lecturer Walton College Commerce. Member Institute Business Appraisers, Inc.
Expert witness on accounting or monetary issues.
President board directors North Suburban Jewish Community Center, 1971-1979. Board directors Chicago Board Jewish Education, 1970-1973. With National Guard, 1959-1966.
Member Illinois Society of Certified Public Accountants (various committees since 1971), American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (accounting and review services committee 1981-1985, management advisories services technical sub-committee 1986-1989), Institute Certified Public Accountant in Israel (international associate member), Association Insolvency Accountants, American Society Appraisers, American Arbitration Association, Standard Club, Covenant Club (board directors 1972-1974).
Children: Ross, Rachel. Married Linda Ruth Nebedrick. Stepchildren: Daniel Padzensky, Ronald Padzensky, Lanie Etkind, Stephen Etkind.