Born:  Nov. 16, 1911
New York City, New York

Interviews conducted by
Phyllis Hurwitz Marcus, Esq.

 Milton V. Freeman, Esq.

BIOGRAPHY – May 18, 1995

Born: New York City, Nov. 16,1911
Parents: Samuel and Celia (Gelfand)
Married: Phyllis Young, Dec. 19, 1937
Children: Nancy Lois (Mrs. Gans), Daniel Martin, Andrew Samuel, Amy Martha (Mrs. Malone)

A.B.: College of the City of New York, 1931
LL.B.: Columbia University, 1934
Board of Editors, Columbia Law Review, 1933-34 (Ordronaux Prize, 1934)

Admitted
1934, New York
1943, U.S. Supreme Court
1946, District of Columbia

1946- Arnold & Porter (and predecessor firms)
1942-46 Securities and Exchange Commission, Assistant Solicitor
1934-42 Securities and Exchange Commission, General Counsel’s Office,
1934 Federal Trade Commission, Staff Securities Division

1978-79 visiting scholar, various universities
1952 Georgetown University Law School, Adjunct Professor
1947 Yale University, Adjunct Professor

Member, Advisory Board
Bureau of National Affairs, Securities Regulation & Law Report, Washington
International Financial Law Review, London
Securities Regulation Institute, University of California, San Diego

Member
American Bar Association (chair of subcommittee, SEC practice and enforcement, 1972-83; executive committee, federal regulation of securities, 1983-; ad hoc committee on ALI corp. governance project; ad hoc committee on insider trading)
American Law Institute (advisor, corp. governance project)
Federal Bar Association
D.C. Bar Association
International Law Institute (honorary chairman, 1977-81 ; trustee, 1955-86)
Anxiety Disorders Association of America (board of directors)

From: Who ‘s Who in the World, 1995 (12th Edition)

Oral Histories of the D.C. Circuit Courts