Liman, Arthur L.

Liman, Arthur L.

(1932–  ) lawyer; born in New York City. With New York's Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison (1957), he handled many high-profile clients. He was counsel to the McKay Commission on New York's Attica prison riot (1972) and to the U.S. Senate committee investigating the Iran-Contra affair (1987).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.