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Harry Morton Yohalem

Harry Morton Yohalem, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1969, District of Columbia 1981, California 1992, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1985. Harlan Fiske Stone scholar Columbia University, 1967, 69.

Background

  • Yohalem, Harry Morton was born on January 21, 1943 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Morton Eugene and Florence (Mishnun) Yohalem.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with honors, University Wisconsin, 1965. Juris Doctor cum laude, Columbia University, 1969. Master in International Affairs, Columbia University, 1969.

    Career

    • Associate Shearman & Sterling, New York City, 1969-1971. Assistant counsel to governor State of New York, Albany, 1971-1973, counsel office planning services, 1973-1975. Assistant general counsel Federal Energy Administration, Washington, 1975-1977.

      Member staff White House Energy Policy and Planning Office, 1977. Deputy general counsel for legal services Department Energy, 1978-1980, deputy under secretary, 1980-1981. Partner Rogers & Wells, 1981-1991.

      General counsel California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, since 1991.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1969, District of Columbia 1981, California 1992, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1985.

    Works

    • Editor comments Columbia Journal Transnat. Law, 1967-1968, research editor, 1968-1969.

    Membership

    Principal Council for Excellence in Government, Washington, since 1990. President Opera Bel Canto, Washington, 1984-1987. Member Lawyers Committee for Arts, Washington, 1981-1988.

    Board visitors department English University Wisconsin, 1999-2007. Member of Athenaeum, Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Martha Caroline Remy, June 9, 1967. Children: Seth, Mark.
    • father: Morton Eugene Yohalem
    • mother: Florence (Mishnun) Yohalem
    • spouse: Martha Caroline Remy
    • children: Seth Yohalem
    • Mark Yohalem
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    Born January 21, 1943
    (age 74)
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