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Lawyer

Abraham Gertner, Canadian lawyer. Bar: Ohio 1935, United States District Court (southern district) Ohio 1936, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1983, United States Supreme Court 1959.

Background

Gertner, Abraham was born on February 7, 1909 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of Morris Hyman and Anna B. (Regenbogen) Gertner.

Education

The Ohio State University (Bachelor of Arts, with honors, 1929. Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, 1935). Yale University (Master of Arts, 1930.

Ph.D., 1934). Phi Beta Kappa. Order of the Coif; Tau Epsilon Rho (Supreme Chancellor, 1979. Member, Federal Administrative Law Judges Conference.

Career

Owner, operator Bachelor of Arts Gertner Bar Review School, Columbus, Ohio, 1936—1961. Private practice, 1935—1972. Administrative law judge Social Security Office Hearings and Appeals, 1972—1979.

Partner Gertner & Gertner, since 1979. Member, founder Ohio Anti-Defamation League.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Leading Cases in Ohio Law, 1935, 1939. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Tau Epsilon Rho (national president 1962), Phi Beta Kappa, Order of Coif, Columbus Bar Association (board governors 1955-1959), Ohio Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American (honorary), American Bar Association, B'nai B'rith (president 1961).

Connections

Married Edythe Luper, January 31, 1935. 1 child Michael Harvey.

father:
Morris Hyman Gertner

mother:
Anna B. (Regenbogen) Gertner

spouse:
Edythe Luper

child:
Michael Harvey Gertner