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Edwin Jay Lukas, American lawyer.

Background

Lukas, Edwin Jay was born on January 25, 1902 in Jersey City. Son of Samuel William and Anna (Jacobs) Lukas.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, St. Lawrence University, 1923.

Career

Admitted to New York bar, 1924. Practice in New York City, 1924-1941. Executive director, general counsel Society Prevention Crime, 1942-1950.

General counsel, director civil rights and social action department American Jewish Committee, 1950-1968. Lecturer criminology College City New York, 1948-1950, New York University, 1948-1950. Lecturer criminology and social legislation Columbia School Social Work, 1949-1958.

Instructor social science San Francisco State College, 1968-1969. Lecturer Golden Gate Law School, San Francisco, 1969. Home: Tiburon, Cal.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Schamberg, March 30, 1931. Children: Jay Anthony, Christopher William.

father:
Samuel William Lukas

mother:
Anna (Jacobs) Lukas

spouse:
Elizabeth Schamberg

child:
Jay Anthony Lukas

child:
Christopher William Lukas