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Lawyer

Phillip William Haberman, American lawyer. Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945.; Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers; member Association Bar City of New York (chairman of the executive committee 1958-1959, vice president 1959-1960), American, New York State bar associations, New York County Lawyers Association, American Arbitration Association (director).

Background

Haberman, Phillip William was born on March 30, 1905 in St. Louis. Son of Phillip William and Blanche (Altheimer) Haberman.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Princeton, 1926. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1929.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1929. Assistant counsel Seabury Investigations, New York City, 1930-1932. Assistant, acting Corporate Counsel City of New York, 1934-1937.

Practice in New York City, from 1929. Member firm Proskauer, Rose, Goetz & Mendelsohn, from 1945. Chief assistant counsel Rapp-Coudert Legislative Committee to Investigate Communism in New York public schools, 1940-1942.

Member Temporary State Commision on Governmental Activities, New York City, 1960-1961. Member New York City Charter Revision Commission, 1961. Member, vice chairman Commision on State-Local Fiscal Relations, 1962-1965.

President Mount Sinai Hospital School Nursing, 1951-1960, now member board directors. Vice president, board directors Legal Aid Society New York. Treasurer, trustee, Executive Committee Practising Law Institute.

Trustee Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, Massachusetts.

Membership

Served with United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers. Member Association Bar City of New York (chairman of the executive committee 1958-1959, vice president 1959-1960), American, New York State bar associations, New York County Lawyers Association, American Arbitration Association (director).

Clubs: Princeton, Harmonic (New York City), Campus (Princeton, New Jersey).

Connections

Married Helen Liebman, July 30, 1933. Children: Charles, Norma.

father:
Phillip William Haberman

mother:
Blanche (Altheimer) Haberman

spouse:
Helen Liebman

children:
Charles Haberman

Norma Haberman