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Lawyer

Sanford Irving Wolff, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1940, New York 1973. Decorated Combat Infantry badge, Purple Heart, Bronze Star with cluster, Silver Star. Trustee Harris School, Chicago Served with Army of the United States, 1940-1945. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, New York Bar Association.

Background

Wolff, Sanford Irving was born on April 13, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Herbert Barron and Libby (Levey) Wolff.

Education

Bachelor, Knox College, 1936;graduate, John Marshall Law School, University of Chicago, 1940.

Career

Private practice, Chicago and New York City, since 1945;chief executive, American Federation television and Radio Artists, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, New York City, 1968-1985;of counsel, Becker, London & Kossow, New York City, since 1985;chief executive and counsel, American Guild of Musical Artist, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1988-1993.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1940, New York 1973.

Membership

Trustee Harris School, Chicago Served with Army of the United States, 1940-1945. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Bar Association, New York Bar Association.

Connections

Married Ann Barry, March 21, 1970. Children: Paul, David, Laura.

father:
Herbert Barron Wolff

mother:
Libby (Levey) Wolff

spouse:
Ann Barry

child:
Paul Wolff

child:
David Wolff

child:
Laura Wolff