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Solomon Fisher

Solomon Fisher, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1960, District of Columbia 1964, United States Court Federal Claims 1963, United States Tax Court 1964, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1964.


Fisher, Solomon was born on April 4, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Samuel and Ethel (Chernicoff) Fisher.


Bachelor of Science, Temple University, 1957. Juris Doctor, Temple University, 1960.


Trial attorney tax division, unites states department Justice, Washington, 1960-1964;associate, Dilworth, Paxson, Kalish & Kauffman, Philadelphia, 1964-1968;partner, Dilworth, Paxson, Kalish & Kauffman, Philadelphia, 1968-1984;partner, Horvitz, Fisher, Miller & Sedlack, Philadelphia, 1984-1993;partner, Reed Smith Shaw & McClay, Philadelphia, since 1993. Lecturer tax practice Graduate Tax Law program Temple University, Philadelphia, since 1976. Lecturer civil and criminal penalties, 1986-1993.

Adjunct associate professor Graduate School Management, Widener U., 1993.


President Philadelphia chapter American Jewish Committee, 1970-1972, chairman 1972-1974, national Board of Governors 1976-1983, national board of trustees, national executive county. President Jewish Cmty. Rels. Council Philadelphia, 1977-1979, member Executive Committee advisory county 1978-1981.

Board of trustees Federation Jewish Agilysys 1976-1984, 86-95. President Congregation Adath Jeshurun, 1983-1986, Auerbach Control Agency for Jewish Education, 1996-1998. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association, (former secretary-treasurer tax section), American College Tax Counsel, Locust Club, Tau EpsilonRho (main chancellor Philadelphia chapter 1983-1984, chancellor 1985-1986).


Married Alice M. Rosenthal, June 30, 1963. Children: Emil Eric, Suzanne Ruth.