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Practice Areas
  • Estate Planning
  • Business Law
  • International Law
  • Securities Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Trusts and Estates
  • International Business
  • Corporate and Securities
Professional Experience
Education
London School of Economics
Harvard University Law School
LL.B.
Chairman-Elect
Dartmouth College
B.A.
Professional Associations
Current
Activities: State Bar of Michigan Grievance Committee - Former Co-Counsel
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Activities: Eastern District of Michigan (Judicial) Merit Selection Committee, 1993
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Activities: Children's Hospital of Michigan -Chairman of the Board, 1982-1991
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Activities: Children's Hospital of Michigan - Trustee, 1973-Present
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Activities: Children's Hospital of Michigan, Executive Committee, Committee on Planning, 1991-Present
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Activities: Children's Hospital of Michigan, Audit Committee - Past Chairman
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Activities: City Year Detroit - Advisory Board, 1999-Present
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Activities: Community Foundation for Southeastern Michigan - Trustee, 1984-Present
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Activities: Community Foundation for Southeastern Michigan - Chair, Program and Distribution Committee, 1991-1997
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Activities: Community Foundation for Southeastern Michigan, Co-Chair, Asset Development Committee, 1997-Present
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Activities: Counsel of Michigan Foundation - Trustee, 2003-Present
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Activities: Council of Jewish Federations - Director, 1992-1998
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Activities: Detroit Area Council of Boy Scouts of America - Director, 1977-1999
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Activities: Detroit Chamber Music Society - Director, 1989-1992; Advisory Board, 1992-Present
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Activities: Detroit Riverfront Conservancy - Director, 2002-Present; Vice-Chairman, 2002-Present
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Activities: Detroit Riverfront Conservancy - Chairman, Advancement and Membership Committee, 2003-Present
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Activities: Detroit Riverfront Conservancy - Chairman, Executive Search Committee, 2003
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Activities: Detroit Medical Center - Vice Chairman, 1996-1998
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Activities: Detroit Medical Center, Executive Committee - Member, 1985-2003; Nominating and Governance Committee - Chairman, 1997-2002
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Activities: Detroit Medical Center - Trustee, 1985-2003
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Activities: Detroit Zoological Society - Director, 2007-Present
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Activities: Greater Downtown Partnership, Strategic Advisory Committee, 1996-1997
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit - President, 1992-1995
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit - Chairman, Executive Committee, 1995-1998
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit - Member, Board of Governors 1977-Present; Vice President 1983-1988 and 1989-1992
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Committee on Capital Needs - Chairman, 1979-1984; Executive Committee, 1979-Present
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Commission on Identity and Affiliation - Chairman, 1986-1988
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Committee on Strategic Planning - Chairman, 1990-1992
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, Business and Foundation Relationship Committee - Chairman, 1991-1998
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit, General Fund Workgroup - Chairman, 1998-2000
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Activities: Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit - Investment Committee, 1996-Present
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Activities: Karmanos Cancer Institute, (Michigan Cancer Foundation) - Director 1994-2003
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Activities: The Jewish Fund - Director, 1997-Present; Chairman, 2002-2005; Chairman - Nominating Committee, 2006-Present
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Activities: The Kresge Foundation - Trustee, 1992-2005; Vice-Chair, 2003-2005; Chairman, Investment Committee, 1997-2005
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Activities: Non-Profit Facilities Fund - Advisory Committee, 2000-2005
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Activities: Rose Hill Center - Director, 1990-Present
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Activities: Rose Hill Foundation - Trustee, 2003-Present
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Activities: United Jewish Foundation, Board of Directors, 1983-1987 and 1989-Present
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Activities: United Way Community Services - Director, 1995-2005
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Activities: Wayne State University School of Medicine, Board of Visitors - Founding Chair 1993-1998; Member 1993-2003
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Activities: Allied Jewish Campaign, Attorneys Section - Chairman, 1973; Professional Service Division - Chairman, 1979-1981
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Activities: American ORT Federation - Director, 1972-1983
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Activities: Detroit Men's ORT - Director, 1965-1982; Past President, 1971-1975
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Activities: Jewish Community Center and Jewish Family and Children's Service- Former Director
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Activities: Marygrove College - Trustee, 1977-1983
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Activities: Metro Detroit Gives, Steering Committee, 1987-1989
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Activities: Michigan's Children - Director, 1992-1995
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Activities: Standard Club of Detroit - Former Director and Treasurer
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Activities: Temple Beth El, Birmingham, Michigan - President, 1976-1977; Trustee, 1970-Present; Legal Committee - Former Chair
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Activities: United Way Community Services - Co-Chair, Community Leaders Council, 1998-2005
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Activities: Volunteer Impact - Advisory Board, 1997-Present
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Activities: United Fund Drive, Attorneys Division - Chairman, 1975 and 1984; Health Care Industry - Chairman, 1987
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Activities: United Jewish Appeal, Young Leadership Cabinet - Former Member
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Activities: United Way of Southeastern Michigan - Vice President, 1986-1995; Director, 1986-1995
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Activities: University of Michigan, National Parents Program - Chairperson 1988-1989
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
660 Woodward Avenue
#2290
Detroit, MI 48226
USA
Telephone: (313) 465-7506
Fax: (313) 465-7507