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Leon Hirsch Rittenberg, American lawyer.

Background

Rittenberg, Leon Hirsch was born on May 17, 1934 in New Orleans. Son of Leon H. Senior and Katherine (Polack) Rittenberg.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Pennsylvania, 1956. Bachelor of Laws, Tulane University, 1959.

Career

Partner Polack, Rosenberg, Rittenberg & Endom, New Orleans, 1961-1994, Baldwin & Haspel Limited liability company, New Orleans, since 1994.

Membership

President, trustee Touro Synagogue, New Orleans, 1974-1976. Board directors Jewish Endowment Foundation, New Orleans, since 1984, 1st vice president, 1990-1992, president, 1992-1995. Board directors Holley Pavy DeBlois and John M. DeBlois Foundation, New Orleans, since 1983.

Chairman Metairie Park Country Day School, 1990-1992. Member American Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, Louisiana Society Certified Public Accountant's (contributing editor 1965-1966), American Arbitration Association, Jewish Federation of New Orleans, General Alum Society University Pennsylvania Clubs: Krewe of Bacchus.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, tennis.

Connections

Married Cynthia Neuwirth, May 30, 1965. Children: Leon III, Andrew P., Babette.

father:
Leon H. Senior Rittenberg

mother:
Katherine (Polack) Rittenberg

spouse:
Cynthia Neuwirth

children:
Leon III Rittenberg

Andrew P. Rittenberg

Babette Rittenberg