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Lawyer

Sadie Baris Turak, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1933, New York (United States District Court (eastern district)) 1935, New York (United States District Court (southern district)) 1936, (United States Supreme Court) 1957. Member of League of Women Voters (chairperson Jackson Heights branch), League Yiddish, Inc., Queens County Women's Bar Association (president 1949-1950).

Background

Turak, Sadie Baris was born on November 28, 1909 in New York City. Daughter of Kalman and Bessie (Berman) Baris.

Education

Bachelor, Hunter College, 1929. Doctor of Laws, Fordham University, 1932.

Career

Private practice, New York City, since 1933. Administrative law judge New York State Department Transportation, since 1965.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1933, New York (United States District Court (eastern district)) 1935, New York (United States District Court (southern district)) 1936, (United States Supreme Court) 1957.

Membership

Member of League of Women Voters (chairperson Jackson Heights branch), League Yiddish, Inc., Queens County Women's Bar Association (president 1949-1950).

Connections

Married Nathan Turak, September 25, 1943 (deceased January 1983). 1 child Alice.

father:
Kalman Baris

mother:
Bessie (Berman) Baris

spouse:
Nathan Turak

child:
Alice Turak