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Wilfred Fleet Lorry Edit Profile

Wilfred F. Lorry, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Civil Litigation, Wills, Personal Injury, Probate Litigation.

Background

Lorry, Wilfred Fleet was born on October 11, 1934 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Wilfred Richard and Reba (Fleet) Lorry.

Education

Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Harvard University, 1956;Bachelor of Laws cum laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1961.

Career

Law clerk, Chief justice Oregon Supreme Court, McAllister, 1961-1962;junior partner, Freedman, Borowsky & Lorry, Philadelphia, 1962-1968;partner, Gross, Sklar & Lorry, Philadelphia, 1969-1970;senior partner, president, Lorry & Hymowitz (Professional Corporation), Philadelphia, since 1971. Lecturer, author Pennsylvania Bar Institute Continuing Legal Education, since 1970. Permanent delegate Judicial Conference 3d Circuit, United States Court Appeals.

Agent class of 1961 University of Pennsylvania Law School, chairman 25th Reunion.

Membership

Lower Merion Democratic committeeman, 1967-1978. Candidate for Pennsylvania legislature, 1968. President, board directors Inn on the Beach Owners Association, Long Boat Key, Florida, since 1987.

Served with United States Army, 1956-1958, Korea. Member Pennsylvania Bar Association, Philadelphia Bar Association (assistant treasurer, Board of Governors 1972-1974, treasurer 1975-1977, chairman finance committee 1979), American Trial Lawyers Association, Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association (secretary 1971-1974, Board of Governors 1974-1977), Harvard Club (Philadelphia and Sarasota, Florida).

Connections

Married Barbara Jaffe, August 9, 1961. Children: Karen Half-Life Kittredge, David Samuel.