Daniel Margolis


On May 21, Daniel Margolis of Baltimore at 98. He is survived by children Peter Margolis (Myrita Craig), Beth Margolis (Thomas Kerrigan), Laura Margolis (David Rosendahl) and James Margolis (Laura McDonnell); grandchildren Anna Margolis, Nathan Margolis, Moria Kerrigan, Zoe Kerrigan, Jacob Palumbo, Matthew Rosendahl, Milo Margolis and Hayden Margolis; and great-grandchildren Robert Jaurez, Bennett Jaurez, Frances Tirabassi and Oliver Margolis. He was predeceased by wives Anabel Margolis and Sidney Moore; siblings Helen (Leon) Kahn and Jay (Harriett and Doris) Margolis; and parents Miriam and Morris Margolis. No one loved the law, lawyers and practicing law more than Dan Margolis. In addition to his successful legal career, he was a gourmet cook, avid skier, tennis player and world traveler. He loved entertaining family and friends in his beautiful apartment in Washington, D.C., where he lived for over 40 years.

Contributions may be sent to the Lawyers’ Committee on Civil Rights, online at lawyerscommittee.org.

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