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Lawyer

L. Arnold Weissberger, American lawyer. Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943.; Member Bar Association City New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Weissberger, L. Arnold was born on January 16, 1907 in New York City. Son of Harry Arnold and Anna (Lenson) Weissberger.

Education

Graduate Ethical Cultural School, 1923.

Career

Admitted to New York State bar, 1930, practiced in New York City. With firms Guggenheimer & Untermeyer, 1930-1934, Riegelman, Hess & Hirsch, 1935-1939. Established own firm, 1939.

Partner Weissberger & Frosch, 1955-1970, Weissberger & Harris, 1972-1981. Chairman Friends Theatre and Music Collection, Museum City New York, also trustee mus. Chairman New Dramatists.

Vice president, board directors Bronx House, 1936-1950. Trustee, chairman Martha Graham Dance Center Contemporary Dance. Trustee Fountain House Foundation, American Institute Music, John Golden Fund, Inc., Dance Notations Bureau, Inc., Actor’s Studio, Inc., 1969-1972, Federation Jewish Philanthropic Socs., 1940-1950, Harlem Eye and Ear Hospital, Jose Greco Foundation Hispanic Dance, Inc.

Adviser Bedside Network. President Theatre Hall of Fame, Inc.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Famous Faces, 1973. Also articles in professional journals.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1942-1943. Member Bar Association City New York, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Harry Arnold Weissberger

mother:
Anna (Lenson) Weissberger