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Jason Harris Paperno Kravitt

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Jason Harris Paperno Kravitt, American lawyer. Bar: Illinois 1973, New York 2002, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1973, United States District Court (southern district) New York 2002.

Background

Kravitt, Jason Harris Paperno was born on January 19, 1948 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Jerome Julius and Shirley (Paperno) Kravitt.

Education

AB, Johns Hopkins University, 1969. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1972. Diploma in comparative legal studies, Cambridge University, England, 1973.

Career

Associate Mayer, Brown Rowe & Maw (formerly Mayer, Brown & Platt), Chicago, 1973-1978, partner, since 1979, co-chairman, 1998-2001. Adjunct professor law Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, since 1994, adjunct professor finance Kellogg School Management, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1973, New York 2002, United States District Court (northern district) Illinois 1973, United States District Court (southern district) New York 2002.

Works

  • Editor: Securitization of Financial Assets, second edition, 1996.

Membership

Board directors Chicago Metropolitan Young Men’s Christian Association, 1998—2001, Museum Contemporary Art, Chicago, 1974—1975. Director, chairman The Cameron Kravitt Foundation, since 1984. Secretary, chair legal, regulatory tax and accounting committee American Securitization Forum, since 2001.

Fellow American College Commercial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Chicago Council Lawyers, Chicago Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New York City Bar Association, Economic Club of Chicago, Executives Club Chicago.

Connections

Married Beverly Ray Niemeier, May 11, 1974. Children: Nikola Wedding, Justin Taylor Paperno.

father:
Jerome Julius Kravitt

mother:
Shirley (Paperno) Kravitt

spouse:
Beverly Ray Niemeier

children:
Nikola Wedding Kravitt

Justin Taylor Paperno Kravitt