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Sheldon Brooks Chernove, American lawyer. Bar: California 1975.


Chernove, Sheldon Brooks was born on July 31, 1949 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Louis Aaron and Helen Eleanor Chernove.


Bachelor cum laude, California State University, Northridge, 1971. Postgraduate, University California, Berkeley, 1971—1972. Juris Doctor cum laude, Loyola University, 1975.


Associate Firm Thorpe, Sullivan, Workman, Thorpe & O'Sullivan, Los Angeles, 1975—1978. Partner Malley, Yelsky, Chernove & Scott, Beverly Hills, California, Washington and Chicago, 1978—1984. President & chief operating officer John G. Dreisbach, Inc., since 1984, J G D Housing Corporation, since 1984.

Adjunct professor Valley University School Law. Settlement officer Los Angeles County Small Claims Court. Director Pacific Tastee Freez, Inc.


Member Myasthenia Gravis Foundation. Member of American Bar Association (member small business subcommittee of section corporation, banking and business law), California Association Health, Physical Education and Recreation (division president), Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce (local government committee), Beverly Hills Bar Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association (member economics of law practice subcommittee), California Bar Association, St. Thomas More Law Honor Society.


Married Cassandra H. Davis, November 14, 1976. Children: Arianna Beth, Ashley Helene.