Doris S. Hoffman


Doris S. Hoffman graduated from Hunter College in 1964 and from NYU Law School in 1967. She concentrated her practice in copyright and trademark law, and she spent nearly her entire career in partnership with her father and brother in Stoll, Stoll & Hoffman and successor firms in New York City. She was a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness of the First Department, Chair of the NYCLA’s Intellectual Property Committee, and for several years she was a dedicated volunteer for City Meals on Wheels and the Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert. Ms. Hoffman was the mother of two children, Aaron and Judith, and the devoted wife of attorney and NYWBA member Stephen Hoffman for almost 29 years, until her untimely death in 1997. She served as President of WBASNY in 1994-95, and both NYWBA and WBASNY have named awards in her memory.