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Ernest Henry Lorch

lawyer

Ernest Henry Lorch, German, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1958. Director various inner city athletic associations, New York City, since 1959; The DYSM Foundation, New York City, 1985-1992; trustee, officer, director The Riverside Church, New York City, since 1961; treasurer, director Wheelchair Charities Inc., Religion in American Life, 1993-1996. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.

Background

Lorch, Ernest Henry was born on October 11, 1932 in Frankfurt, Germany. Came to the United States, 1940. Son of Alexander and Kate (Freundt) Lorch.

Education

AB, Middlebury College, 1954. Juris Doctor, University Virginia, 1957. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Fairfield University, 1987.

Career

Associate Olwine, Connelly, Chase, O'Donnell & Weyher, New York City, 1957-1965, partner, 1965-1984. President, chief operating officer Dyson-Kissner-Moran Corporation, 1984-1990, president, chief executive officer, 1990-1991. Chairman, chief executive officer, 1991-1992.

Retired, 1992; of counsel Whitman, Breed, Abbott & Morgan, New York City, since 1992. Chairman board directors Varlen Corporation, Chicago. Board directors Tyler Corporation, Dorsey Trailers, Inc.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1958.

Membership

Director various inner city athletic associations, New York City, since 1959. The DYSM Foundation, New York City, 1985-1992. Trustee, officer, director The Riverside Church, New York City, since 1961.

Treasurer, director Wheelchair Charities Inc., Religion in American Life, 1993-1996. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.

Connections

father:
Alexander Lorch

mother:
Kate (Freundt) Lorch