Ira Berman

Senior Vice President, Administration and General Counsel

Ira Berman was appointed senior vice president of Administration and general counsel of Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. in 1997. He is also a corporate vice president of General Dynamics, Gulfstream's parent company.

He has responsibility for the following functions: Legal; Insurance and Risk Management; Human Resources; Environmental Health and Safety; Facilities and Real Estate; Security; Community Relations and state and local Public Affairs.

Before joining Gulfstream in 1997, Berman was a partner in the corporate department of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson in New York, New York.

Berman graduated in 1986 from New York University School of Law, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif, the national law school honorary society, and the Law Review. He earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1983.

Berman serves on the board of the Ocean Exchange.  He has also served as chairman of the board for United Way of the Coastal Empire, and on the boards of Memorial Health University Medical Center, the Bethesda Home for Boys, Coastal Empire Habitat for Humanity, Goodwill Industries of the Coastal Empire, the Savannah Symphony and the Union Mission.

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