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Wilbur Hudson Hecht, American lawyer. Member Maritime Law Association United States (secretary 1954-1956, vice president 1958-1960, president 1962-1964), American Bar Association (house delegations 1962-1964, chairman standing committee admiralty and maritime law 1964-1967), International Association Insurance Counsel, Lambda Chi Alpha.

Background

Hecht, Wilbur Hudson was born on April 25, 1905 in New York City. Son of Adolph and Charlotte (Tressel) Hecht.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Colgate University, 1927. Bachelor of Laws, Fordham University, 1930.

Career

Mistress Arthur Hirst). Admitted New York bar, 1930, since practiced in New York City. Partner firm Mendes & Mount, and predecessor, 1945.

Titular member Comite Maritime Inernacional. Member of council Hofstra U.

Membership

Member Maritime Law Association United States (secretary 1954-1956, vice president 1958-1960, president 1962-1964), American Bar Association (house delegations 1962-1964, chairman standing committee admiralty and maritime law 1964-1967), International Association Insurance Counsel, Lambda Chi Alpha. Clubs: Down Town Association (New York City).

Connections

Married Helen Willis, June 5, 1933.

father:
Adolph Hecht

mother:
Charlotte (Tressel) Hecht

spouse:
Helen Willis