• In Memoriam: Arthur W. Lefco

    Arthur W. Lefco passed away on October 5. He was 71.

    Mr. Lefco served as associate and partner at Mesirov, Gelman, Jaffe, Cramer & Jamieson from1975 to 1994. He was a shareholder at Sherr, Joffe & Zuckerman P.C. from 1994 to 1998, and was a senior member ...

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  • In Memoriam: Fall 2017

    ALI regularly reports on the passing of members in its quarterly newsletter, The ALI Reporter. Below is the In Memoriam section from the Fall 2017 edition.

    Elected Members
    Ann Marie Hanrahan – St. Paul, MN
    Allen M. Linden – Toronto, Canada
    Miguel Angel Méndez – San Carlos, CA

    Life Members
    William ...

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  • In Memoriam: J. Sherman McLaughlin

    J. Sherman McLaughlin passed away on September 15. He was 85.

    Mr. McLaughlin worked as an estate lawyer for Reed Smith for more than 50 years.  He was a member and president of the board of trustees of the Western Pennsylvania School for the Deaf, and served as ...

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  • In Memoriam: George A. Whittenburg

    George A. Whittenburg passed away on August 7. He was 73 years old.

    Mr. Whittenburg co-founded Whittenburg Law Firm with his brother, Louis Palma McKee "Mack" Whittenburg, and practiced law for nearly 49 years. He gained widespread recognition in the legal community for several high-profile cases and for ...

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  • In Memoriam: Harry C. Sigman

    Harry C. Sigman passed away on August 19. He was 78 years old.

    Mr. Sigman was a member of the California State Bar for more than 50 years and is a recipient of its Business Law Section’s Lifetime Achievement Award. He taught commercial law at UCLA, as ...

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