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Lewis Kruger

Lewis Kruger, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1972, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1972, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1974.

Background

  • Kruger, Lewis was born on November 14, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Barnet and Sara (Denburg) Kruger.

  • Education

    • AB cum laude, Harvard University, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1959.

    Career

    • Associate firm Marks & Clerk, New York City, 1959-1961. Partner firm Krause, Hirsch & Gross, 1961-1979, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, New York City, since 1980. Director Transpo Industries, New Rochelle, New York, Kruger Galleries, Incorporated, New York York City, Dana Apparel of France.

      Lecturer law Columbia University, New York City, since 1972, Practising Law Institute, since 1972. Consultant on corporation reorganization United States Senate Committee on Judiciary and Subcommittee on Anti-Trust and Monopoly, 1976. Special counsel to governor New York, Urban Development Corporation New York, 1975.

      Associate counsel to majority leader New York State Senate, 1965-1966. Outside counsel New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, 1976-1978.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1972, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1972, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1974.

    Works

    • Author: Bankruptcy Practice and Procedure, 1973. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Secretary, trustee Hebrew Arts School, New York City, since 1982. 1st vice chairman Community Services Board, New York City, 1965-1970, 70-75. Active Citizens for Clean Air, Inc.

    Vice chairman Manhattan Community Planning Board, 1968-1970. Serted to lieutenant Judge Advocate General corpus, United States army, 1959-1960. Member Association of Bar City of New York (subcommittee on municipal bankruptcy since 1973), Commercial Law League American (committee on bankruptcy law since 1981) Clubs: Harvard (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Laura Kruger, June 16, 1957. Children– Hillary Ann, Alix Elisabeth.
    • father: Barnet Kruger
    • mother: Sara (Denburg) Kruger
    • spouse: Laura Kruger
    • children: Hillary Ann Kruger
    • Alix Elisabeth Kruger
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    Born November 14, 1935
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