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Harry Kane Schwartz

Harry Kane Schwartz was American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1960, District of Columbia 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1965. Fellow Salzburg Seminar in American Studies, 1964. Director Preservation Action, since 1994, Preservation Maryland, since 1996. Served with Army National Guard, 1961-1965. Member American, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia bar associations, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Schwartz, Harry Kane was born on April 20, 1934 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of M. Murray and Minne G. (Schoenfeld) Schwartz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor summa cum laude, Harvard College, 1955. Fulbright fellow, Worcester College. Fulbright fellow, Oxford University, 1956.

      Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, University Pennsylvania, 1959.

    Career

    • Law clerk United States Court of Appeals, Washington, 1960-1961. Assistant United States attorney, 1961-1962. Attorney Securities and Exchange Commission, 1962-1963.

      Legislation assistant United States Sen. Joseph S. Clark, 1963-1966. Counsel United States Senate Subcommittee on Employment, Manpower and Poverty, 1966-1968.

      Partner Dechert Price & Rhoads, 1969-1976. Assistant secretary for legislation and intergovernmental relations Housing and Urban Development, Washington, 1977-1978. Staff advisory domestic policy staff White House, 1978-1979.

      Partner Lane & Edson (Professional Corporation), 1979-1988, Dewey, Ballantine, Bushby, Palmer & Wood, Washington, 1988-1992. Director Center Preservation Policy Studies, National Trust for History Preservation, 1992-1993. Special projects advisor Office of Cultural Resources, National Park Service, 1994-1995.

      Of counsel Shulman, Rogers, Gandal, Pordy & Ecker, P.A., 1995-1996. Director Philadelphia Urban Coalition, 1974-1976. National task force director Carter-Mondale Campaign, 1976.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1960, District of Columbia 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1965.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Director Preservation Action, since 1994, Preservation Maryland, since 1996. Served with Army National Guard, 1961-1965. Member American, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia bar associations, Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Clubs: Cosmos.

    Connections

    • Married Marinda Kelley, June 20, 1961. Children: Anthony Clark, Amanda Lyle.
    • father: M. Murray Schwartz
    • mother: Minne G. (Schoenfeld) Schwartz
    • spouse: Marinda Kelley
    • children: Anthony Clark Schwartz
    • Amanda Lyle Schwartz
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    Nationality

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