Peter Weiss Edit Profile
Bachelor, St. John's College, Annapolis, Maryland., 1949; Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1952.
Executive director, International Development Placement Association, New York City, 1952-1954; associate, Langner Parry Card & Langner, New York City, 1955-1958; partner, Langner Parry Card & Langner, New York City, 1958-1969; partner, Weiss Dawid Fross Zelnick & Lehrman, Professional Corporation, New York City, 1969-1986; of counsel, Weiss Dawid Fross Zelnick & Lehrman, Professional Corporation, New York City, 1986-1996; senior intellectual property counsel, The Chanel Company Ltd., New York City, since 1996. Chairman Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy, New York City, since 1982. Co-president International Association Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, since 1988.
President American Committee on Africa, New York City, 1962-1972. Chairman Manhattan & Bronx Couns., New York State Committee for Human Rights, 1965-1970, Institute for Policy Studies, Washington, 1970-1986. Vice chairman industrial property committee International Chamber of Commerce, Paris, 1967-1969.
Vice president Center for Constnl. Rights, New York City, since 1969. Sergeant United States Army, 1944-1946.
Married Cora Rubin, June 17, 1956. Children: Judith, Tamara, Daniel.