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Rochelle Samuels Friedman, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)lawyer. Member Allegheny County Bar Association (legal rights of women section), Pennsylvania Bar Association, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers.

Background

Friedman, Rochelle Samuels was born on April 30, 1938 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Leopold Weiss and Florence (Leipzig) Zimmerman.

Education

Bachelor, University Pittsburgh, 1959. Juris Doctor, University Pittsburgh, 1972.

Career

Bar: Pennsylvania 1972.Dir. Governor's Justice Commission Projects, Pittsburgh, 1974-1976. Solicitor, clerk of cts.

Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, 1974-1976. Consultant criminal court tech.assistance American U. Law School, Washington, 1976. Sole practice law, Pittsburgh, since 1972.

Member of faculty Graduate School Public Health, U. Pittsburgh, 1976-1977. Judicial law clerk Court Common Pleas, Allegheny County, Pittsburgh, since 1976. Board member Southwest Pennsylvania Pre-Trial Services, Inc., Pittsburgh, since 1983.

Member Executive Women's Council, Pittsburgh Past chairman legislation commission on juvenile justice National Council Jewish Women, Pittsburgh. Past member board directors C. Howard Marcy Hospital, Pittsburgh, Big Brothers and Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh, CommunityDay School, Pittsburgh. Republican candidate for clerk of cts., Pittsburgh, 1975, for judge, 1977, 85.

Member B'nai B'rith Women, Organisation of Rehabilitation through Training.

Membership

Past chairman legislation committee on juvenile justice National Council Jewish Women, Pittsburgh. Past member board directors C. Howard Marcy Hospital, Big Brothers and Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh, Community Day School, Pittsburgh. Member B'nai B'rith Women, Organization Rehabilitation through Training.

Representative candidate for clerk of courts Pittsburgh, 1975. For judge, 1977, 1985. Member of National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Allegheny County Bar Association (legal rights of women section).

Connections

Married Irwin Mark Samuels, August 23, 1959 (deceased 1968). Children: Sharon Beth Samuels, Michele Lauren Samuels. Married Joseph Friedman Friedman, November 25, 1970.