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Leonard Jay Cooper, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1962. Recipient award American College Probate Counsel, 1985.

Background

Cooper, Leonard Jay was born on April 8, 1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Meyer E. and Minnie (Shulberg) Cooper.

Education

B.S, University of Pennsylvania, 1959;Bachelor of Laws, University Pennsylvania, 1962;Master of Laws, Temple University, 1964.

Career

Law clerk to Justice, Pennsylvania Supreme Court, Philadelphia, 1962-1964;associate, Wolf, Block, Schorr & Solis-Cohen, Philadelphia, 1964-1971;partner, Wolf, Block, Schorr & Solis-Cohen, Philadelphia, since 1971.

Membership

Solicitor Jewish Family and Children's Agency, Philadelphia, since 1983. Board directors Association for Jewish Children, since 1975. President Woodrock, 1975-1984, solicitor, since 1975.

Member Pennsylvania Bar Association (real estate and probate council 1983-1985, executive committee 1984, chairman probate and trust law division 1991), Philadelphia Bar Association (chairman probate and trust law section 1990).

Connections

Married Susan Gottlieb, January 31, 1965 (divorced 1980). 1 child, Benjamin Paul. Married Wendy Fein Cooper, June 19, 1983.

Adopted children: Jennifer Regan, Ian Joshua.