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Carl Milton Levin

Carl LEVIN, American politician.

Background

  • LEVIN, Carl was born on June 28, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Saul R. and Bess (nee Levinson) Levin.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Political Science, Swarthmore College, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1959.

    Career

    • Partner Grossman, Hyman & Grossman, Detroit, 1959-1964. Assistant attorney general, general counsel Michigan Civil Rights Commission, 1964-1967. Chief appellate defender City of Detroit, 1968-1969, city councilman, 1970-1973, city council president, 1974-1977.

      Partner Schlussel, Lifton, Simon, Rands & Kaufman, 1971—1973, Jaffe, Snider, Raitt, Garratt & Hever, 1978—1979. United States Senator from Michigan, since 1979. Chairman United States Senate Armed Services Committee, 2001, 2001—2003, since 2007.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Michigan 1959.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member American Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, Detroit Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Halpern, 1961. Children: Kate, Laura, Erica.
    • spouse: Barbara Halpern
    • children: Kate Levin
    • Laura Levin
    • Erica Levin
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    Nationality
    • 1956
      Swarthmore College
    • 1959
      Harvard University
    • 1959 - 1964
      Partner, Grossman
      Detroit, Michigan, United States
    • 1964 - 1967
      assistant, Michigan Civil Rights Commission
    • 1964 - 1967
      general counsel, Michigan Civil Rights Commission
    • 1968 - 1969
      chief appellate defender City of Detroit
    • 1970 - 1973
      chief appellate defender City of Detroit
    • 1971 - 1973
      partner, Schlussel
      Lifton, Devon, United Kingdom
    • 1978 - 1979
      partner, Schlussel
    • 1979
      United States Senator from Michigan
    • 2001
      chairman, United States Senate Armed Services Committee
    • 2001 - 2003
      chairman, United States Senate Armed Services Committee
    • 2007
      chairman, United States Senate Armed Services Committee
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