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Lawyer

Melbourne Bergerman, American lawyer. member firm. Lauterstein, Spiller & Bergerman, New York City, 1935-1946; Member American, New York State bar associations, American Law Institute, American Judicature Society, New York County Lawyers Association, Association Bar City New York (treasurer 1960-1964).

Background

Bergerman, Melbourne was born on September 21, 1900 in in Pueblo, Colorado, United States. Son of Ben and Setta (Hirsh) Bergerman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University Wisconsin, 1922. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1925. Scientiae Juridicae Doctor, 1926.

Career

Associate firm Root, Clark Buckner & Ballantine and predecessor firms, New York City, 1926-1935. Member firm. Lauterstein, Spiller & Bergerman, New York City, 1935-1946. Vice president, general counsel, director C.I.T. Financial Corporation, New York City, 1946-1962, also of Commercial Investment Trust, Inc., C.I.T. Corporation, Universal C.I.T. Credit Corporation, Service Fire Insurance County, New York Service Casualty Company New York, Patriot Life Insurance Company.

Director North American Accident Insurance Company, The N. American Company for Life, Accident and Health Insurance, Picker X-Ray Corporation.

Membership

Member firm. Lauterstein, Spiller & Bergerman, New York City, 1935-1946. Member American, New York State bar associations, American Law Institute, American Judicature Society, New York County Lawyers Association, Association Bar City New York (treasurer 1960-1964).

Connections

Married Dorothea Davis, June 24, 1929. Children: George M., Anne D. Admitted to New York bar, 1927.

father:
Ben Bergerman

mother:
Setta (Hirsh) Bergerman

spouse:
Dorothea Davis

children:
George M. Bergerman

Anne D. Admitted to New York bar Bergerman

1927 Bergerman