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Lawrence James Gross, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1963, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967. Recipient 25 Years Service award Appalachian Mountain Club, 1992. Former president Jewish Comty. Services Long Island; Member American Bar Association, Queens Bar Association.

Background

Gross, Lawrence James was born on May 20, 1938 in New York City. Son of George J. and Ernestine H. (Herman) Gross.

Education

Bachelor, Princeton University, 1959. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1962.

Career

Law clerk juvenile court Federal Judges District of Columbia, Washington, 1962-1963. Counsel, court commissioner United States Peace Corps, Malawi, Africa, 1963-1965. Counsel New York Legal Aid Society, 1965-1966.

Assistant New York Attorney General, 1966-1968. Partner Gross & Levin LLP, New York City, since 1968. President 82d St. Business Improvement District.

Board directors Queens, New York, Metropolitan Center Mental Health, New York City, New York League of Conservation Voter.

Membership

Former president Jewish Comty. Services Long Island. Member American Bar Association, Queens Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, hiking, gardening.

Connections

Married Elizabeth E. Eastman, January 26, 1969. Children: Samuel, Annual.