Dr. Yoel Sussman (1910-1982)

His office, Supreme Court, Jerusalem
October 1976

After the establishment of the state of Israel, Sussman served as the deputy military prosecutor and as a district court judge. He was appointed to the Supreme Court in 1953, became the Deputy President in 1970, and served as the President of the Court from 1976 to 1980. 

Photo © The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation

Photo © The Bern Schwartz Family Foundation