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Joseph Lee Weiner, Russian lawyer.


Weiner, Joseph Lee was born on March 16, 1902 in Dombrowitz, Russia. Son of Morris and Anna (Levine) Weiner.


Bachelor of Arts, Columbia University, 1923, Bachelor of Laws, 1926.


Admitted to New York bar, 1926. Practiced and taught law, New York bar, 1926. Practiced and taught law, New York City, 1926-1933.

Assistant Corporate Counsel in charge of franchises and utilities, New York City, 1933-1937. Counsel Board of Transportation, 1937-1938. Special counsel reorganization division Securities and Exchange Commission, 1938-1939, director public utilities division, 1939-1941.

Assistant administrator Office of Price Adminstration and Civilian Supply, in charge civilian allocation, later director of Civilian Supply, War Production Board, 1941-1943. Private practice of law 1943-1976. Lecturer in finance, Adjunct Professor finance Columbia, New York City, 1947-1956.

Special counsel Securities and Exchange Commission, 1961. Adjunct Professor law New York University, 1970-1976. Director Bankers Security Life Insurance Society, Boise Cascade Corporation, International Controls Corporation Home: New York City, New York.


Married Ruth Lessall, December 26, 1923. Children: Elizabeth, Stephen Arthur.

Morris Weiner

Anna (Levine) Weiner

Ruth Lessall

Elizabeth Weiner

Stephen Arthur Weiner