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Lawyer

Norman Allan Coplan, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1942. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member of New York State Bar Association, Bar Association City New York, American Institute of Architects (honorary).

Background

Coplan, Norman Allan was born on April 23, 1919 in New Rochelle, New York, United States. Son of Louis I. and Jeanette (Loevin) Coplan.

Education

Columbia University (Bachelor of Arts). Columbia University (Bachelor of Laws).

Career

Practiced in, New York City, since 1942;member firm, Bernstein, Weiss, Coplan, Weinstein & Lake, since 1942;member of faculty, School Architecture, Pratt Institute, 1965-1970; Adjunct Professor, City Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, since 1979. Consultant New York State University Construction Fund, 1968. Member national council arbitrators American Arbitration Association, since 1956.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1942.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Architectural and Engineering Law, 1967. Column It's The Law in Progressive Architecture mag, since 1958. Co-author: Avoiding Liability in Architecture, Design and Construction, 1983, Architect and Engineer Liability: Claims Against Design Professionals, 1987.

      Editor: It's The Law, 1951.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1946. Member of New York State Bar Association, Bar Association City New York, American Institute of Architects (honorary).

Connections

Married Joan E. Shapiro, July 11, 1954. Children: Jeffrey, Neil, Jennifer.

father:
Louis I. Coplan

mother:
Jeanette (Loevin) Coplan

spouse:
Joan E. Shapiro

child:
Jeffrey Coplan

child:
Neil Coplan

child:
Jennifer Coplan