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Mendel Small

Mendel Small, American lawyer. Bar: Missouri 1958. Officer, board directors Beth Shalom Congregation, Kansas City, since 1958; board directors Jewish Community Relations Bureau, Kansas City, 1958-1980.

Background

  • Small, Mendel was born on February 14, 1933 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Son of Phillip and Lillian (Mendelson) Small.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, University Kansas, 1954. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate Terte, Levi et al, Kansas City, 1958-1961, Brenner, Ewing et al, Kansas City, 1961-1962. Private practice, 1962-1971. Partner Spencer Fane Britt & Browne, from 1971.

      Bankruptcy trustee Official Panel Trustees Western District Missouri, Kansas City, 1978-1982.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Missouri 1958.

    Works

    • Author: Missouri Creditors' Remedies-Assignments for Benefit of Creditors, 1988.

    Membership

    Officer, board directors Beth Shalom Congregation, Kansas City, since 1958. Board directors Jewish Community Relations Bureau, Kansas City, 1958-1980.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, writing poetry and song lyrics.

    Connections

    • Married Sarah L. Kraft, August 20, 1957. Children: David J., Michael J.
    • father: Phillip Small
    • mother: Lillian (Mendelson) Small
    • spouse: Sarah L. Kraft
    • children: David J. Small
    • Michael J. Small
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    Born February 14, 1933
    Died December 18, 2003
    (aged 70)
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