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Banker , Lawyer

Lawrence S. Katz, American banker, lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1934. Member of Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association (president 1980-1982), B'Nai Brith.

Background

Katz, Lawrence S. was born on February 22, 1912 in Milw.Wis. Son of Samuel and Rose (Grossman) Katz.

Education

Juris Doctor, Marquette University, 1934.

Career

Examiner Wisconsin Industrial Commission, Milwaukee, 1936—1946. President Metropolitan Construction Company, 1946—1961. Director Federal Housing Administration, 1961—1971.

Senior vice president 1st Bank, from 1971. Consultant Secretary Housing and Urban Development, 1972. Co chairman National Conference of Christians and Jews, from 1978.

Chairman Anti Defamation League, Wisconsin, from 1982, Milwaukee County Cultural Council, from 1984.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1934.

Membership

Member of Wisconsin Mortgage Bankers Association (president 1980-1982), B'Nai Brith.

Connections

Married Florence Cohen Katz, June 12, 1938. Children: Alan James, Steven Alexander.

father:
Samuel Katz

mother:
Rose (Grossman) Katz

spouse:
Florence Cohen Katz

children:
Alan James Katz

Steven Alexander Katz