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Lawyer

Abraham Satovsky, American Lawyer. Bar: Michigan 1930, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1930. Recipient Seminary award Jewish Theological Seminary American, 1952; citation of merit Jewish Welfare Federation, Detroit; Jerusalem award State of Israel Bond Organisation; numerous other awards.

Background

Satovsky, Abraham was born on October 15, 1907 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of Samuel and Stella (Benenson) Satovsky.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1928; Juris Doctor, University of Michigan, 1930.

Career

Worked at 28455 N.W. Hwy. (Southfield, Michigan) specializing in Real Estate Law, Probate Law, Trusts and Estates, Wills. Admitted to the bar, 1930.

Achievements

  • Bar: Michigan 1930, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1930.

Membership

Active fund raiser Greater Miami United Jewish Appeal. Member fund doctor committee University Michigan Law School. Trustee Clover Hill Park Cemetery, 1978—1981, trustee emeritus, from 1982.

Co-chairman professional division Allied Jewish Campaign. Member advisory council United Synagogue American. Delegate Jewish Community Council, Detroit.

Vice president Mosies Chetim Organization. Board directors Congregation Shaarey Zedek, Southfield, past president, 1959—1962. Board directors Detroit Service Group, past chairman foreign mission.

Member of American Bar Association, American Judicature Society, American Arbitration Association, Oakland County Bar Association, Detroit Bar Association, Michigan Bar Association, American Jewish History Society, Jewish History Society Michigan (member advisory board), Standard Club, Men's Club Congregation Shaarey Zedek (past president, honorary life president), National Federation Jewish Men's Clubs (founder, past president, honorary life president, Great Lakes Regional award 1977, Ma'Asim Tovim (Good Deeds) award 1989), B'nai B'rith (past president Detroit), Hadassah (life), Phi Beta Delta (merged with Pi Lambda Phi.

Connections

Married Toby Nayer, September 4, 1938 (deceased ). Children: Sheldon Baer, James Bennett.

father:
Samuel Satovsky

mother:
Stella (Benenson) Satovsky

spouse:
Toby Nayer

child:
Sheldon Baer Satovsky

child:
James Bennett Satovsky