Lawyer for the Broadway stars who represented everyone from Tennessee Williams to Gypsy Rose.
She studied Law at New York University and graduated at the top of her class in 1945.
She ran the estates and foundations of many of her clients after their deaths.
She was born in the Bronx, New York and was the daughter of Polish immigrants that named her after the heroine of a Puccini opera.
After much coaxing she persuaded Jerome Robbins, who was notoriously demanding and distrustful of her youth and experience to sign on with her firm.