New York Times Obituary for Arnold Ordman.
New York Times, Dec 7, 1989
Arnold Ordman, Ex-N. L. R. B. Counsel, 77
WASHINGTON, Dec. 6— Arnold Ordman, who served two terms as general
counsel to the National Labor Relations Board and later was an
administrative law judge and arbitrator, died of heart failure
Tuesday at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, Md. He was 77 years old
and lived in Bethesda.
Mr. Ordman was the only person to be the board's counsel for two
successive terms. He served as counsel from 1963 to 1971, when he
became an administrative law judge. He retired in 1975, after which
he was a private arbitrator.
A graduate of Boston University and Harvard Law School, he joined
the agency's legal staff in 1946.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn; two sons, Edward of Memphis and
Alfred of Beloit, Wis.; a sister and five grandchildren.